J. Dana Pruhs

Curtis Thayer

J. Dana Pruhs
Chair, Public Member

J. Dana Pruhs, of Anchorage, is a lifelong Alaskan and the owner of Pruhs Construction, Quality Sand and Gravel, and Meridian Investments.

Having been previously involved in a number of public service roles, including the Alaska Board of Game, Mr. Pruhs currently serves on the Alaska Royalty Oil and Gas Development Advisory Board, the Municipality of Anchorage Planning and Zoning Commission, the Associated General Contractors Board of Directors, the Anchorage Community Development Board, and the Alaska Board of Game. He is also a Contractor Trustee for the Locals 302 and 612 of the International Union of Operating Engineers construction industry trust funds.

In 2015 Mr. Pruhs was inducted into the Alaska Business Hall of Fame for his outstanding contributions to the Alaskan Economy.

Pruhs earned a bachelor's degree in transportation engineering from California Polytechnic State University.

Appointed: 8/15/2013
Reappointed: 7/2019