City Mayor


Josh verhagen

Joshua Verhagen was born and raised in Nenana, where he has spent most of his life working in the construction industry.


He attended UAF, and graduated with a Bachelors degree in East Asian Languages and Politics and an Associates degree in Drafting Technology.


Prior to being elected as Nenana City Mayor, he served on the City Council for just over a year. 

Clerk/Director of Finance


Forest Shreeve

Forest Shreeve started working for the city in May of 2019 doing maintenance, in January 2021 was moved into the roll of Director of Finance. Forest has Bachelors degree in Business Finance. In July of 2021 Forest was appointed by Mayor Verhagen and confirmed by the city council as the city Clerk. 

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Nenana City Office

723 A St, Nenana AK
PO Box 70

Nenana City Council

City Council Members

Sheryl Turner

Seat A


Kari Irish

Seat B


Kat McElroy

Seat C


Jerry Thomas

Seat D


Rob Bennett

Seat E


Karen Harvey

Seat F


The City Council meets at 6:30pm at the Community Civic Center on the second Tuesday of each month. Please look at our calendar for any updates or changes.


Click Bishop (R)


Mike Cronk (R)