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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.


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


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


Worked at Brundin, Inc. (Anchorage, Alaska) specializing in Business Planning, Estate Planning, Banking, Hospital Law, Tax. Admitted to the bar, 1966, Alaska, United States.

Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, United States. Tax Court and United States. Supreme Court.

Member, 1969-1977, Vice-President, 1973-1975 and President, 1975-1977, University of Alaska Board of Regents.

Member, Board of Directors, 1974— and President, 1974-1977, University of Alaska Foundation. Board of Trustees, Humana Hospital Alaska, 1982-1983. Advisory Board, Alaska Center for International Business, 1983-1987.

Advisory Board, World Trade Center Alaska, 1992—. Alaska Reporter for RIA State and Local Taxes, 1992. Certified Public Accountant, Alaska, 1964.

First Distinguished Executive in Residence and Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting, University of Alaska Anchorage College of Business and Public Policy, 1996—. Member: Alaska and American Bar Associations. American Academy of Hospital Attorneys.

Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants. American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Military: Captain, United States Army Reserve, 1964-1966.


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).


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Married Carolyn Bagley, June 30, 1961. Children: Iana L. Sayer, Ian S., Dane E.