To review and monitor the operation of the Carlson Center and make recommendations to the mayor and assembly concerning the mission and goals of the center and various policies for implementation of these goals. It shall serve as the focal point for public comment and involvement concerning the operation of this publicly owned facility.


Meetings are scheduled on the second Tuesday every other month. This information will be routinely updated to reflect upcoming meetings. 

The next John A Carlson Community Activity Center Advisory Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 3:30 p.m.

Agendas & Minutes

View Past Carlson Center Advisory Board Meeting Information

Additional Information

If you have questions regarding the Carlson Center Advisory Board, please contact the Clerk's Office by phone at (907) 459-1401 or email the Clerk's Office


The John A. Carlson Community Activity Center Advisory Board currently has one vacancy. Members shall be residents of the borough and have interest in and represent the Fairbanks area business community, the University of Alaska, the Pioneers of Alaska and the community at large. If you are interested in serving on this board, submit a completed Board or Commission Application Form (PDF). This form should be submitted to the Mayor's Office at    

Board Member Contact Information Term Expiration
Kourtney Shannon (907) 388-5381 12/22
Vacant   12/22
Randy Zarnke, Chair
Amateur Athletics
(907) 452-6857 12/23
Bill Wright (907) 450-9889 12/23
Karl Kassel (907) 388-1047 12/23
Scott Roselius (907) 347-9371 12/24
Allison LeBon, Vice-Chair (907) 452-1751 12/24