House of Representatives



Email: Representative.Mike.Chenault@akleg.gov
District 28
Party: Republican
Toll-Free: 800-469-3779

Session Contact
State Capitol Room 208
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-3779
Fax: 907-465-2833
Interim Contact
145 Main Street Loop Room 223
Kenai AK, 99611
Phone: 907-283-7223
Fax: 907-283-7184

Date/Place of Birth:
February 25, 1957
Hobbs, New Mexico

Residency in Alaska:
Nikiski: 1967 - present

Occupation:
Vice-President, Qwick Construction Company

Family:
Wife - Tanna
Children - Brandon, Elisha, Shanda, Miranda

Education:
Kenai Central High School: Graduated 1975

Alaska State House of Representatives:
Speaker of the House: 2009 - present
Chair, Committee on Committees: 2009 - present
Chair, Special Committee on Military & Veterans’ Affairs: 2001 - 2002
Committee on Committees: 2005 - 2008
Econ. Dev., Trade & Tourism: 2009 - present
Finance Committee: 2003 - present
Labor & Commerce: 2009 - present
Legislative Council: 2009 - present
Legislative Budget & Audit: 2003 - 2008
Military & Veterans’ Affairs: 2001 - 2003
Natural Gas Pipelines: 2001 - 2002
Oil & Gas: 2001 - 2002
Resources Committee: 2001 - 2002
Special Committee on Oil and Gas: 2001 - 2002
School District Costs Task Force: 2005 - 2007
Finance Subcommittees:
- Administration: 2003 - 2004
- Corrections: 2001 - 2002
- Court System: 2005 - present
- Governor: 2005 - present
- Health & Social Services: 2001 - present
- Legislature: 2005 - present
- Military & Veterans Affairs: 2001 - 2002
- Public Safety: 2001 - 2002
- Resources: 2003 - 2004
- Revenue: 2005 - 2008
- University: 2007 - present

Other Political and Government Positions:
Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board: 1999 - 2000
Kenai Fire Service Board: 1999 - 2000

Business and Professional Positions:
Former President, North Peninsula Chamber of Commerce

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Elks Club
Moose Lodge

Special Interests:
Snow Machines, Golf, Fishing, Children’s Sports, Bowling, Computers