Dr. Pearl Brower
Senior Advisor: Alaska Native Success, Institutional Diversity, and Student Engagement
Brower holds a PhD in Indigenous Studies with an emphasis on Indigenous leadership and has 13 years in higher education leadership, most recently as President of Alaska’s only Tribal College, Iḷisaġvik College. Prior to her tenure as president, Brower served as Iḷisaġvik’s Dean of Students and Institutional Development; Director of External Relations & Development; and, Special Assistant of External Affairs & Marketing for Iḷisaġvik. She also managed the college’s Foundation and was responsible for facilities planning capital campaign and facilities activities.