Alaska Contacts

USDA-Rural Development provides federal assistance resources throughout rural Alaska and has invested $2.16 billion in 236 rural communities in the last eight years.

USDA-Rural Development State Office
800 West Evergreen Avenue, Suite 201
Palmer, AK 99645-6539
Main Phone: (907)761-7705
Main Fax: (907)761-7783

Jerry Ward, State Director
800 West Evergreen, Suite 201
Palmer, AK  99645-6539
Office:(907)761-7705 Cell: 907)545-3679

Colleen J. Dow
Assistant State Director and Director, Administrative Programs
Office:(907)761-7704 Cell:(907)795-3009

Director, Multi-Family Housing Program
(907) 761-7740

Renee Johnson
Director, Business Programs
Office:(907)761-7712 Cell:(907)982-4060

Nancy Garza
Director, Single Family Housing
Office:(907)761-7723 Cell:(907)982-3987

Robert Chambers
Director, Community Facilities and Sanitation
Office:(907) 761-7770 Cell:(907)982-8641

(907) 761-7777

Complete Listing of Alaska Area Offices