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Arctic Slope Regional Corporation mourns the passing of Lucille Adams

ASRC honors the life of Lucille Adams, beloved wife of the late Dr. Jacob Anaġi Adams. Together they committed their lives to each other, our region and our people.

Rex A. Rock, ASRC president and CEO, said “Lucille was a mother to our region. Her quiet and selfless sacrifices serve as an enduring example to us all.”

Crawford Patkotak, ASRC Board chairman, added, “Our thoughts are with Lucille and Jacob’s family. Lucille’s passing leaves a void felt by our communities on the North Slope and all of Alaska.”

ASRC shares in mourning the loss of Lucille whose wisdom and warmth were a testament to her commitment to our people.

About ASRC

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation is owned by and represents the business interests of the North Slope Iñupiat. Since opening enrollment in 1989 to North Slope Iñupiat born after 1971, the corporation’s shareholder base has nearly quadrupled, growing from the almost 3,800 original enrollees to nearly 14,000 today. ASRC’s Corporate headquarters are located in Utqiaġvik (Barrow), Alaska, with administrative and subsidiary offices located in Anchorage and throughout the United States. ASRC, along with its family of companies employs roughly 15,000 people across Alaska and the Lower 48. ASRC has six major business segments: government services, petroleum refining and marketing, energy support services, industrial services, construction and resource development.


Catherine Pickels

Director of Communications

(907) 570-8089