Senator
Lyman Hoffman



Email: Senator.Lyman.Hoffman@akleg.gov
District: S
Party: Democrat
Toll-Free: 866-465-4453


Session Contact
State Capitol Room 508
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-4453
Fax: 907-465-4523
Interim Contact
State Capitol Room 11
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-4453
Fax: 907-465-4523

Lyman Hoffman

Date and Place of Birth:

  • February 13, 1950
  • Bethel, AK

Occupation:

  • Businessman, Fisherman

Spouse:

  • Lillian

Children:

  • Trina
  • Douglas

Grandchildren:

  • Madilyn
  • Karis
  • Elizabeth

Education:

  • High School – Bethel High School, 1964-68
  • College – University of Alaska, 1968-72, 1973-74, Business Administration

Political and Government Positions:

  • Co-Chair - Senate Finance - 2007-2012
  • Co-Chair - House Finance - 1989-90
  • State Representative, 1986-90 & 1993-94
  • State Senator, 1991-92 & 1995-present
  • City Manager, Bethel, 1977-85

Business and Professional Positions:

  • Deputy Director, Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation;
  • Former Owner, North Star Gas
  • Owner, Bethel Drilling & Welding

Service Organization(s) Membership:

  • Former Chair, Board of Directors, Bethel Prematernal Home
  • Former Board Member, Bethel Native Corporation
  • Former Planning Commissioner, City of Bethel
  • Former Board Member, Bethel Family Clinic
  • Finance Committee Member of Orutsararmiut Native Council
  • Member, Lower Kuskokwim Development Corporation

Special Interests:

  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Alaska History
  • Energy