Ryan Gilbert has been hired as the Director of Operations at NeighborWorks® Anchorage. Ryan joins NeighborWorks® Anchorage from the University of Alaska Anchorage’s Small Business Development Center where he worked as an International Trade Specialist. Prior to that Ryan was Executive Director of Chanlyut, a social enterprise connected to Cook Inlet Tribal Council. Mr. Gilbert is also Managing Partner of Alaska Consulting Group.
Matt Kropke was hired as Director of Real Estate Development at NeighborWorks® Anchorage. Matt joins NeighborWorks® Anchorage after serving as the Executive Director for Safe Harbor Inn. Matt has been working in leadership roles in the Anchorage nonprofit sector since 2004. Matt recently completed the Master in Public Administration program at University of Alaska Anchorage.