About Us

BSEG is an organization of 38 member Tribes from the Kuskokwim Bay to the Bering Strait.  BSEG members are Cup’ik, Yup’ik, St. Lawrence Island Yupik, and Inupiaq, and each Tribal government appoints an Elder Representative to serve on the BSEG Elders Board.

Executive Committee

  • Fred Phillip, Chair, Kwigillingok
  • VACANT, Vice Chair
  • John Waghiyi, Jr., Treasurer, Savoonga
  • Richard Slats, Secretary, Chevak
  • Mary Ann Mike, Kotlik
  • Aaron Iworrigan, Gambell
  • Peter Panruk, Sr., Chefornak
  • Axel Jackson, Shaktoolik
  • Peter Dull, Sr., Nightmute

BSEG is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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