Senior Vice President, Land and Energy Development
Ethan Schutt oversees CIRI’s land and energy development departments including the exploration and leasing of those lands for oil and gas, mineral and other natural resource development. He also directs CIRI’s efforts in developing renewable and alternative energy projects.
Schutt is Athabascan and from Tok, Alaska. He joined CIRI in 2005 as general counsel. Previously, he was general counsel for Tanana Chiefs Conference in Fairbanks, Alaska. Schutt served on the Doyon Ltd. board of directors from 2003 to 2006. He serves on the boards of Covenant House Alaska and the Resource Development Council.
Schutt was selected as an Alaska Top 40 Under 40 award recipient in 2004. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Washington State University in 1995 and a juris doctor from Stanford University in 1999.