Trustees for the Kootznoowoo Permanent Fund Settlement Trust Fund (KPFST) has set the record date for the June 1st KPFST distribution as May 26, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. (Alaska Time).  Shareholders who need to update their contact or banking information must have all changes made by the record date and time to avoid delays with their payments.

Shareholders may update their information personally via the MyKootznoowoo Shareholder Portal.  Anyone who needs assistance should contact Shareholder Services at (907) 790-2992 or

Ralph “Chico” Bierely

K-Plaza Building Maintenance Manager

Chico serves as a jack-of-all-trades for the corporation. His main responsibility is overseeing the maintenance and upkeep of the K-Plaza building. However, he provides additional support when needed on a variety of projects. He is based in Juneau.