Sealaska Enrollment Overview Recap
Thursday, August 18, 2022
The enrollment process can seem overwhelming and confusing. To help ease those feelings Sealaska held a virtual enrollment overview on August 16. The event was hosted by Tesla Cox, Senior Director of Shareholder Development.
Sealaska Shareholder Relations provided a walkthrough of the online application for Class D (Descendant) stock.
Other information presented in the one-hour session includes
- How to sign up for or login to MySealaska.com
- MySealaska site navigation
- How to contact Shareholder Relations
- How to complete a stock will
- Responsibilities of being a shareholder, like maintaining current contact information and voting in annual elections
Sealaska cannot issue stock to descendants who were born before December 18, 1971 and are less than one-quarter Alaska Native unless the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) is amended to authorize a new class of shares and another shareholder vote. We would need the support of other ANCSA regional corporations to make this …
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Sealaska welcomes new shareholders, remains committed to original shareholder base