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33rd Legislature(2023-2024)

Member Information

Jeannette James
1993-2002 Representative District  
Date/Place of Birth:
11/19/29; Maquoketa, IA
Accountant, Business Management
James Jr., Jeannette (Jeannie), Alice Marie
Residency in Alaska:
    North Pole; 1980-present 
    Fairbanks; 1977-80 
    Anchorage; 1975-77 
High School - Woodburn, OR, 1947
College/University - Merritt Davis School of Commerce, Salem, OR, 1956-57, Public Accounting; University of Alaska, Anchorage, 1976-77; University of Alaska, Fairbanks, misc. express courses 
Political and Government Positions:
Alaska House of Representatives, 1993-present; Chair, House State Affairs, 1995-2000; Administrative Regulation Review, 1997-2000; Vice-Chair:  Judiciary Committee, House Economic Task Force; Member:  Resources, Legislative Council; City of North Pole Economic Development Commission; Republican Party, District 18:  Vice-Chair, Treasurer; FNSB:  Chair, Platting Board; Planning Commission
Business and Professional Positions:
Owner/Manager, accounting, tax preparation and business consulting business, 1969-2000; Co-Owner/Manager: Jolly Acres Motel, 1987-present
Service Organization(s) Membership:
North Pole Rotary, 1990-2000; North Pole Chamber of Commerce, 1989-present; Airforce Association; Alaska Outdoor Council; alaska Farm Bureau; Alaska Miners
Special Interests:
International Training in Communication (ITC): Workshop Leader/Speaker; State President (two terms); Regional Secretary, Pacific Northwest Region; recent "Skilled Communicator" status; Canada-Alaska Railroad link