Board of Directors

Committed to Supporting Women in Alaska

Woodrie Burich


Woodrie Burich has over 17 years of strategic consulting and sales experience in the IT Industry. Over the years, Woodrie began combining her competitive spirit with a drive towards finding balance and sustainability in her life. She offers a balanced, energetic support for individuals wishing to create sustainability for themselves in their work lives.  Woodrie's dedication to wellness inspires Alaska women statewide.

Teresa Jacobsson


Teresa Jacobsson established the Alaska Women's Leadership Forum to provide a supportive platform for women in Alaska. She is the CEO of JW Industries Group, an SBA 8(a) company, and board founder/director of the Alaska Tribal Administrators Association and the Jacobsson Foundation. Teresa is an advocate for women and children and mentors women in business and those recovering from trauma.

Tracey Parrish


Tracey Parrish is the owner and founder of the multi-state company Alaska Pacific Insurance Agency and founder of the non-profit Brix, established to inspire, encourage and educate young women in their careers. Tracey is a wife and mother that supports many non-profits and community endeavors with heart and humor and was recently named the Women Entrepreneur of the Year in Leadership for Alaska.

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