Story last updated at 4/18/2012 - 11:11 am
JUNEAU - Theresa Belton has accepted the position of Acting Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (Central Council).
Belton has more than eight years of experience working for Central Council's finance department, serving her last three years as the controller before accepting a position with the State of Alaska. She will serve as Acting CFO until the Tribe can fill the vacant position.
Belton is the daughter of James and Mary Erickson and Mona Brown, of Hoonah, and is married to David Belton. Her Tlingit name is "Gulth Tint" and she is an Eagle of the "Chookaneidí" clan (Glacier Bear).
Belton replaces former CFO Steve Malin, who resigned April 3.