Mr. Hemenway is the Chief Financial Officer for the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority (KABATA) since he joined in 2006. He is responsible for developing financing strategies, procurement of the Knik Arm Crossing Project under an availability public-private partnership, and accounting, auditing and financial reporting for the Authority. Mr. Hemenway brings 25 years of relevant private sector experience obtained in senior finance and accounting roles to KABATA. During his career he has played key roles in the completion of nearly $3 billion in capital markets and bank transactions, including initial public offerings, bond issues and syndicated bank credit facilities. He has participated in numerous merger and acquisition transactions, including the privatization of foreign and domestic telecommunications entities, and has extensive overseas experience. Mr. Hemenway has also carried out primary responsibility for accounting, auditing, and SEC reporting and compliance for publicly traded entities. Prior to joining KABATA, Mr. Hemenway performed senior management roles for Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. (NASDAQ ALSK) from 1999 to 2005, including Senior Vice President, Corporate Projects; Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer; and as Vice President and Treasurer. Mr. Hemenway also served in several key roles at Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. (NASDAQ ATNI) based in the U.S. Virgin Islands, including Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Controller, and as an independent consultant.From 1986 through 1989, Mr. Hemenway was employed by Deloitte & Touche LLP as a CPA and manager, performing both audit and consulting services, and from 1983 to 1986, was employed by Grant Thornton as a CPA and senior staff accountant. Mr. Hemenway graduated from Creighton University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, majoring in accounting, and is a non-practicing CPA certificate holder registered in the State of Nebraska.
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