BSNC shareholder Larry Pederson was promoted to Vice President of Nome Operations and Lands. Peterson formerly served as Vice President of Lands and Resources. In his new role, Pederson is responsible for the corporate and subsidiary operations in Nome.
Pederson assumed many of the responsibilities of Jerald Brown, former Vice President of Nome Operations. Brown retired on April 15 after a 23-year career with the Company.
Pederson earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Biology from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo. In addition to his employment with BSNC, Pederson is currently the president of Council Native Corporation and chair of the Nome Planning Commission and Golovin Bay Watershed Alliance.