RDC Winter/Spring Breakfast Forums Season Pass Now Available!!

Get ready for a new year and a new series of RDC Breakfast Forums!  Back by popular demand, our RDC Member Breakfast Season Pass is now available!   Our first fall breakfast is on Thursday, January 11th, 2023.
Click HERE to purchase a 2024 Winter/Spring Breakfast Forum Season Pass!

This pass includes a discounted rate for each breakfast and automatic registration to each breakfast forum, (8 forums) for the 2024 winter/spring season (January-May). Cost of the pass is $200 and is non--refundable, but you may transfer to another attendee at any time if you are unable to attend.  (You must be a current RDC member to purchase the pass). Registration to purchase a fall season pass closes on January 9th at noon.  

The RDC Breakfast Forums are held on the first and third Thursday of the month, doors open at 7:00 a.m., presentation begins at 7:30 a.m.  Unless otherwise noted, breakfasts are held at the Dena'ina Center in Anchorage.  

Current Winter/Spring Breakfast Forum Series dates: 
January 11th, February 1st, February 15th, March 7th, March 21st, April 4th, April 18th, and May 2nd.
  (Subject to change)

Please note:  These events may be recorded using audio, video and/or photography.  By registering, you consent to being recorded/photographed and RDC reserves the right to use any recording/video/photography taken at its event without express written permission of those in attendance.

RDC believes the health and safety of our staff, board, members, and all fellow Alaskans we interact with is the highest priority. Each of us are doing our due diligence to avoid spreading illness.

  For more information, please contact staff at [email protected].


Previous Breakfast Meetings: 

 November 2, 2023 

State Fiscal Update 

Department of Revenue Commissioner Adam Crum

PowerPoint Presentation


Past presentations: 

October 19, 2023
Alaska and the Right to Develop Resources on State Lands (Video)
Featuring Randy Ruaro, Executive Director, Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA)
AIDEA Slide Presentation (PDF)

October 5, 2023
Aligning Educational and Industry Needs through Career Academies - A New Vision for Education for the Anchorage School District (Video)
Featuring Dr. Kersten Johnson, Sr. Director of Teaching & Learning
Cindy Chaput, Director of College, Career & Life Ready
Devon Roberts, Assistant Director of Career & Technical Education
ASD Slide Presentation (PDF)

September 21, 2023
Featuring Karen Matthias, Executive Director, Alaska Metal Mines
Moderated by: Kara Moriarty, Alaska Oil & Gas Association
Panelists: Paul Friese, Lynden, Inc.; Roger Marks, Petroleum Economist; Sam Mazzeo, Wells Fargo Commercial Lending; and Natasha Von Imhof, (former) State Senator and Business Owner

April 20, 2023
Economic Benefits of Alaska's Construction Industry (Video)

Featuring Alicia Amberg, Executive Director, Associated General Contractors of Alaska and Donna Logan, President, McKinley Research Group
Economic Benefits of Alaska's Construction Industry (pdf)

March 30, 2023
The Alaska Trust Land Office:  What it Does and How it Helps Alaskans
Featuring Jusdi Warner, Executive Director, Alaska Trust Land Office, and John Sturgeon, Member of the Board of Trustees for the Alaska Mental Health Trust
Trust Land Office Slide Presentation (pdf)

Trust Land Office Video

March 16, 2023
Carbon Management Opportunities
Featuring John Boyle, Commissioner, Alaska Department of Natural Resources
Carbon Management Slide Presentation (pdf)

February 16, 2023
Clean Energy Solutions for Alaska’s Energy Needs
Featuring Michael Valore, Senior Director Nuclear Development, Westinghouse Electric Company and Robert Bernard, Global Director Storage Energy Solutions, Westinghouse Electric Company
Westinghouse Slide Presentation (pdf) 

February 2, 2023
404 Assumption Feasibility Study: The million dollar question
Featuring Jason Brune, Commissioner, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Shannon Miller, Project Manager, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Julie Pack, Assistant Attorney General, Alaska Department of Law
404 Assumption Feasibility Study Slide Presentation (pdf)
404 Assumption Feasibility Study Report

January 19, 2023
Celebrating 10 years of Fire Island and looking ahead to the next 50 years of CIRI
Featuring Suzanne Settle, Vice President of Energy, Land and Resources, CIRI 
Settle Slide Presentation (pdf)

January 5, 2023
2023 Legislative Preview
Featuring Senate Majority Leader Cathy Giessel and Senator Click Bishop


To view prior years' breakfast presentations, visit our Presentations page or Vimeo page.