Uqautchim Uglua

American Indian College Fund, Wakanyeja “Sacred Little Ones” Early Childhood Education Initiative.

Heidi “Qupak” Ahsoak

Program Coordinator

Qupak is the wife of Jonas M. Ahsoak Sr. and a mother of four. She was raised in Barrow, graduating from Kiita in 2004 and obtaining an A.A. degree in Business Management from Iḷisaġvik in May of 2013. She began work in September, 2013 as the Program Coordinator for Uqautchim Uglua, and plans to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education in the future. Heidi is actively involved in the traditional Iñupiaq lifestyle, where she exemplifies core cultural values that she helps to pass on to our ECE learners. She brings marked talent and a great work ethic to the program.