Gail “Anagick” Schubert serves as the President and CEO of the Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC). She is Treasurer of the AFN Board, Vice Chair of the Akeela Treatment Services Board, Vice Chair of the Alaska Native Justice Center, Vice Chair of the ANCSA Regional Association, and Chair of the Alaska Retirement Management Board. Schubert is the Immediate past chair of the Alaska Native Heritage Center, which she served on for nearly 15 years. She is a member of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce ATHENA Society, a program that recognizes women’s leadership. She has served on the BSNC Board of Directors since 1992. Schubert is the 2014 recipient of the Northwest Indian Bar Association’s Unsung Hero Award. The annual award honors an attorney for his or her outstanding contributions toward improving the legal and political landscape of Pacific Northwest Indian Country.
Prior to joining BSNC, Schubert practiced law in Anchorage after a successful career on Wall Street, where she worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and two Wall Street law firms. She earned an undergraduate degree from Stanford University, a MBA from Cornell University’s Johnson School of Management with an emphasis in accounting and finance, and a JD from the Cornell University School of Law. Schubert was born and raised in Unalakleet, Alaska.