Business Leader of the Year

Steve Lundgren is the 2017 Business Leader of the Year Award!
SOM will honor him at a dinner and award ceremony on Saturday, April 15, 2017.
Recipients are selected by a committee of UAF School of Management students, faculty, advisory board members and former recipients based on merits of leadership, business accomplishments, community involvement and educational support.



Steve Lundgren

Steve Lundgren is president and CEO of Denali State Bank, a locally owned community bank. Lundgren’s career in the financial services industry is a success story spanning more than three decades, during which he has served the Fairbanks business community as an advisor, mentor and influencer. He is nationally recognized for his leadership.

An ardent proponent of education, Lundgren serves on the UAF Advocacy Committee. He has a long history of supporting the military, and in 2000 he was awarded the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce Jim Messer Award for championing military and community relationships.

Steve Lundgren's Full Bio

Ticket Sales

Tickets for the 2017 event are on sale now. Ticket sales for this event benefit School of Management Student Organizations.

You may always make a donation to the UAF School of Management.

For questions, contact Tammy Tragis-McCook at (907) 474-7042 or

Student Sign-Up

Sign up to volunteer for the 2017 Business Leader of the Year. Volunteering earns you a ticket to the event on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Student tickets are limited, so sign up now!

Committee Chair Reports

BLOY Committee Chairs - submit your weekly reports using the online form.
The 2017 BLOY report due dates are on these Sundays at 11:59pm: March 5, 12, 26 and April 2 and 9.

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