The new ANE Career Counselor is Atkiq Michelle Ilutsik-Snyder. She grew up in Alaqnaqiq and Curyung (Aleknagik and Dillingham) and is currently living in Dgheyaytnu (Anchorage). A life-long subsistence and commercial fisherman, she has spent most of her summers harvesting fish in Iquk (Ekuk). She received her Bachelor of Arts from Brown University, and her Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of Alaska Southeast. A former secondary educator, she is passionate about the importance of cultural teachings and language revitalization.