100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Pat Pourchot

Date/Place of Birth: 2/23/49 Mendota, Illinois

Occupation: Land and Resources Manager

Spouse: Janie Leask

Children: Shawn (17), Caleb (9)

Residency in Alaska: Anchorage 1972-1977,1980 to present

Education: College/University: University of Wisconsin; 1970; Bachelor of Arts Post-Graduate: Harvard University; 1980; Master of Public Administration

Political and Government Positions: Chief-of-Staff, Alaska State Senate Resources Committee; Legislative Assistant, U.S. Senator Mike Grave

Business and Professional Position: Resources Manager, NANA Development Corporation; Land Manager, Alaska Federation of Natives; Natural Resource Specialist, U.S. Department of the Interior

Service Organization Membership: President, Russian Jack Community Council; Alaska Pacific University Fundraising Committee; Past-President, Knik Kanoers and Kayakers; Resource Development Council

Special Interests : Marathon running; whitewater boating; guiding; softball