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Brian Jon Brundin

Brian Jon Brundin, American lawyer. Bar: Alaska 1966, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1986; Certified Public Accountant, Alaska.

Background

  • Brundin, Brian Jon was born on October 11, 1939 in St. Paul. Son of Milton E. Brundin and LuVerne (Johnson) Roddan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting cum laude, University Alaska, 1961. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1964.

    Career

    • Associate Hughes, Thorsness, Gantz, Powell & Brundin, Anchorage, 1966-1970, partner, 1970-1996, principal partner, 1975-1996, chair commercial division and corporation section, 1970-1996, from vice-chairman to chairman, 1972-1982, management group, 1994-1996. Distinguished executive in residence, visiting assistant professor accounting School Business and Public Policy, University Alaska, 1996-1997. Instructor accounting and law University Alaska, 1965-1969.

      Board directors, president Brundin, Inc., since 1979, Kyak Oil, Inc., 1985-1990. Board directors, secretary Far North Fishermen, Inc., 1981-1985. Trustee Humana Hospital Alaska, 1982-1983.

      Advisory board World Trade Center Alaska, 1992-1997. Board directors World Trade Center Alaska, Inc., 1997-1998.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Alaska 1966, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1986. Certified Public Accountant, Alaska.

    Membership

    Chairman subcommittee on sales taxes Operation Breakthrough, Anchorage, 1968. Member University Alaska Board Regents, 1969-1977, chairman finance committee, 1970-1975, vice president 1973-1975, president, 1975-1977. Member Alaska Postsecondary Commission, 1973-1975.

    Founder, trustee University Alaska Foundation, 1974-1995, trustee emeritus, since 1995, president, 1974-1977, member executive committee, since 1987, chairman Bullock prize for execellence committee, since 1989. Alaska chairman Harvard University Law School Fund, 1975-1978. Member advisory board alaska Center for International Business, 1986-1988.

    Trustee AnchorAGE Senior Center, Inc. Endowment Fund, since 1996, president, since 1997. Captain United States Army, 1964-1966.

    Member American Bar Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Anchorage Bar Association (legis committee), Alaska Bar Association (ethics and client security, corporation banking, business law and taxation WICHE, higher education), American Academy Hospital Attorneys, American Society Attorney/Certified Public Accountants, Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants, University Alaska Alumni Assn, (president Anchorage chapter 1968-1969), Sons of Norway, Pioneers of Alaska Igloo 15, American Legion, Amvets, Lions, Rotary, Ancient Teachings of Masters (board directors, treasurer).

    Personality

    Interests

    Metaphysics.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Bagley, June 30, 1961. Children: Iana L. Sayer, Ian S., Dane E.
    • father: Milton E. Brundin Roddan
    • mother: LuVerne (Johnson) Roddan
    • spouse: Carolyn Bagley
    • children: Iana L. Sayer Brundin
    • Ian S. Brundin
    • Dane E. Brundin
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    Born October 11, 1939
    Died February 26, 2008
    (aged 68)
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