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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Irene Ryan

EMPLOYMENT: Established, Consulting Business: Geological Exploration/Surveying, Private and Public Agencies; State Commissioner, Economic Development and Planning; Executive Secretary, Yukon Power for America

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, Governor's Advisory Reapportionment Board; Member, American Institute of Mining & Metallurgy Engineers; Member, Society of Women Engineers; Member, American Society of Civil Engineers; Member, American Society for the Advancement of Science; Member, Arctic Institute; Member, National Association of Geology Teachers; Member, Business and Professional Women

OCCUPATION: Geological Engineer from Anchorage

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 09/10/1909; Boston, Massachusetts

EDUCATION: College/University: New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, BS, 1941

SPOUSE: John E. Ryan

CHILDREN: Marcella Aurenea, Patricia