The draft BCRA recommends deep cuts and caps to Medicaid, and will negatively impact thousands of Alaskans. The Trust and our Advisory Boards recently released an alert on how the draft BCRA will impact our state and Trust beneficiaries. Click on the link to learn more and on how you can voice your opinion on [ Read more ]
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority has great concern about the proposed American Health Care Act (AHCA) and the potential negative consequences for the Trust’s beneficiaries. While there may be a few beneficial elements of the Affordable Care Act that are retained, the vast majority of the AHCA’s proposed changes to the healthcare system will [ Read more ]
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority is recruiting for the position of Program Officer to join our dynamic team in Anchorage. This position will be responsible for a diverse portfolio including but not limited to general grant management, identified projects, and policy initiatives related to substance abuse, housing, disability justice, long-term supports, and employment. The [ Read more ]
Jeff Jessee is resigning from the Trust effective May 2, 2017. Jeff will join the UAA College of Health as dean of the college and vice provost of health programs. Jeff has spent the last 22 years guiding the Trust and ensuring our mission to improve the lives of beneficiaries remained at the forefront of [ Read more ]
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority is recruiting for the position of Chief Financial Officer to join our dynamic team. The Trust is a publicly-owned trust based in Anchorage with $550 million cash assets managed by the Permanent Fund Corporation and the Alaska Department of Revenue, 1 million acres of land, and other income-producing investments. [ Read more ]
Learn more about the Trust’s key areas of focus and review the Trust’s financial performance. Click on the headline to read it in full: Annual Report 2016
Announcement: The Trust is partnering with the Governor’s Council on Disabilities and Special Education, Alaska Association on Developmental Disabilities, and Senior and Disabilities Services to develop a shared vision to guide systems reform. Please contribute your ideas via Survey Monkey. Click on this link to access the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8SDRHFK Please join our webinar for families [ Read more ]
The Trust is proud to sponsor a new multi-media campaign featuring Alaska health care providers encouraging women not to drink during pregnancy. Learn more about FASD and the importance of choosing not to drink while pregnant. Click here to learn more.
We are currently seeking qualified applicants to join the board of trustees. Interested applicants, can submit their resume to Valette Keller. Deadline is 4:00pm on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. To see the full announcement click on the link, trustee-recruitment-2016. Click on headline to read more.
A major transition occurred today at the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority as Jeff Jessee, longtime chief executive officer for the Trust transitioned to a new role at the Trust in advance of his planned retirement within the next three years. Jeff has served as the CEO of the Trust for the last 21 years, [ Read more ]