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Mead Treadwell

Alaska to Alberta Rail (A2A)
Former Lt. Governor & Chief Operating Officer
Mead was the 11th Lieutenant Governor of Alaska (2010-2014) and Chair of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission (2006-2010) under Presidents George W Bush and Barack Obama. In those positions, he helped develop and implement the U.S. Arctic policy adopted in 2009, expanded Asian observer participation in the Arctic Council, and funded and advanced the eight-nation Arctic Marine Shipping Assessment.
He chairs the satellite firm Iridium’s Polar Advisory Board, co-chairs the Washington, D.C. based Woodrow Wilson Center’s Polar Initiative, chairs the Iceland-based Arctic Circle’s Mission Council on Shipping and Ports, and is a member of the International Advisory Board of the UK-based Polar Research and Policy Initiative. In addition, Mead served as the President of PT Capital, a Private Equity investor in Alaska, Canada, Greenland, and Iceland from 2014 to 2018.
Mead received his BA from Yale University and his MBA from Harvard Business School.

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