Kathleen Plunkett


I am a lifelong Alaskan and I have spent almost 50 years in Anchorage. I graduated from East High School and the University of Alaska Anchorage. My husband Rex and I have two adult sons and one grand-daughter and we have all attended and graduated from our Anchorage Public Schools. The rest of our grandchildren are in Middle School and High School in our Anchorage Public Schools. I have a Bachelor Degree in Business and have worked as an accountant for ConocoPhillips for the past 35 years.


1980 – present
ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc, Anchorage,Alaska
Senior Financial Analyst


May, 1980 – University of Alaska, Anchorage
Bachelor of Business Administration with an Accounting Major

Community Experience:

  • Anchorage School Board Member and Clerk (Past Treasurer)
  • Association of Alaska School Board member
  • School Business Partnership Advisory Board member
  • ARISE (Anchorage Realizing Indigenous Student Excellence) Leadership Council
  • Outstanding Volunteer Award from the Anchorage School District for work at Clark Middle School in 1998
  • Russian Jack Park Community Council, member (Past President and Past Trustee
  • United Way volunteer
  • Former Board Member of NeighborWorks Anchorage
  • Former member and Chair of the Anchorage Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Former Member of the Anchorage Platting Board Authority
  • Federation of Community Council, Past President, Past Vice President, Past Treasurer and Past Delegate
  • Active member and volunteer of the Anchorage Community