Alaska Herpetological Society
Christine (Chrissy) Jenkins was born in Wrangell and has always been a strong Kiks.adi women. She dedicated her life to education and to promoting cultural awareness, having served as a teacher and principal in Wrangell schools. She received a prestigious award for this service at the Alaska Federation of Natives meeting in 2005. Christine continues to serve as a culture bearer for the Kiks.adi and an advocate of the Stikine Tlingit.
FATHER: Otto Feller (2/1/1882-5/15/1957); Born in Danzig, Germany
MOTHER: Susie Cooday (1893-9/26/1931); Born in Wrangell, AK
CHRISTINE JENKINS INTERVIEW DATE: 3/3/2012