Governor’s Cabinet Commerce, Community and Economic Development Mike Navarre Commissioner https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/ Mayor Navarre is concluding his second consecutive term as mayor of the Kenai Peninsula Borough, and 3rd term overall; he has also twice been president of the Alaska Conference of Mayors. Previously, he served in the Alaska House of Representatives for six terms (1985-1996) where he held multiple leadership positions, including Majority Leader, and chair of the Finance and Rules Committees. Mayor Navarre has over 30 years of business experience in restaurant and retail operations throughout Alaska. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Government with a minor in Economics from Eastern Washington University. Boards and Commmissions Appointments Energy Authority, AlaskaHousing Finance Corporation Board of Directors, AlaskaMarine Pilots, Board ofRailroad Corporation, Board of Directors of the Alaska Back to the Governor's Cabinet page.