After an executive session at Sitka City Hall, the Sitka Assembly members selected Robin Koutchak formerly of Farwell as their top choice for city attorney. Notice of the Sunday meeting time and place appeared on the city website and City Clerk Colleen Ingman said she sent a notice to the media.
Koutchak has a law degree from Michigan State University, and an undergraduate degree from Western Michigan University. She was admitted to the Michigan bar in 1991 and the Alaska bar in 1994.
Robin graduated from Farwell High School in 1979.
She is the daughter of Floyd and Elizabeth Schmid of Farwell. She was employed by several attorney’s in the Clare area before moving to Alaska in 1992.