Executive Management

Delbert Rexford

President & CEO

Delbert Rexford brings more than 30 years of North Slope leadership to UIC. He is actively involved with the Iñupiat Community of the Arctic Slope (ICAS) Tribal Council and served as a Councilman for the City of Barrow for seven years and as a North Slope Borough Assemblyman for six years. He also served as a Gates of the Arctic National Park Subsistence Commission Member for nine years and as an Alaska Municipal League Director/ President.

Karlin Itchoak

Chief Administrative & Legal Officer

Karlin’s background includes positions such as the Judicial Law Clerk for the Chief Justice of the Alaska Supreme Court and the Deputy Magistrate for the Alaska Court System. In addition, he served as a Tribal Law Specialist for Kawerak, Inc., and as a Government Specialist for the Department of Commerce. Most recently, Karlin was the Alaska Arctic Rural & Indigenous Program Director for the Institute of the North. There he helped implement the "We The People of Alaska" program. This is the Alaska Social Studies program for the Anchorage School District. He also traveled to Iceland to assist with the organization and hosting of the Arctic Energy Summit.

Walt George

Chief Financial Officer - Interim

Mr. George has more than 30 years of accounting and financial management experience and has worked in the government contracting industry for more than 25 years. His responsibilities include oversight of all accounting, audit, internal and external financial reporting, and financial controls. Prior to joining UIC, he held senior financial executive positions with fast growing small and midsized government contractors.

Terry W. Moore

Sr. VP of Operations, UIC Government Services

Terry W. Moore is the Vice President of Operations of UIC Government Services. Mr. Moore directs all companies and contracts with the Federal Government through the UICGS and UICMM holding companies and their subsidiaries. Mr. Moore is a native of Wilmington, North Carolina and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Mr. Moore is a 30 year veteran of the United States Navy with service in Viet Nam and Desert Storm. Following retirement from the United States Navy, Mr. Moore has been a member of the Dahlgren defense contractor community for the past 17 years. Since 2005, in support of the Bowhead family of companies, Mr. Moore has acted as the Vice President of the Dahlgren Division and, most recently, as the President of Program Management and Operations Group.

Larry J. Houle

Sr. VP Commercial Operations - Interim

Originally the UIC Business Development Director since 2016, Larry Houle was appointed as the Interim Senior Vice President of UIC Commercial Operations overseeing UIC Design, Plan, Build, LLC, UIC Oil & Gas Support Services and all the subsidiaries that fall under these areas including Umiaq, Rockford, UIC Construction, Kautaq, and the Qayaq companies. Larry holds a Master’s Degree from Colorado State University in Construction Management with an emphasis in logistics, scheduling, and negotiation/mediation. Larry has over 30 years’ experience in project management, real estate services, marketing and business development. Larry is a well-versed project manager and leader with an extensive background and expertise in the legislative and regulatory aspects of the Oil & Gas, Mining and Transportation industries. He has led teams of 70 people plus and managed corresponding operating, revenue and capital budgets. Larry is married and raises a family in Anchorage and has been a resident of Alaska for 49 years.

Deborah Orth

Executive Secretary

Deborah brings a vast amount of experience in administrative and legal support. She previously worked with Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) as their Senior Corporate Legal Administrator and at Thomas, Head & Greisen as their Senior Paralegal. Deb is an active member of the Alaska Association of Paralegals and has held many offices including the President, Treasurer, Board Advisor, NFPA Web Coordinator and Convention Coordinator.

Harriet Reich

Executive Secretary

Harriet joined UIC in 2012 as the Stock Department Director and brings a vast amount of experience in administrative and legal support. In this position, Harriet provides administrative assistance to the President and Board of Directors in addition to overseeing the Shareholder Stock Department. Prior to joining UIC Harriet previously worked with Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) as their Stock/Tax Technician for over 15 years.