ORG University of Alaska Title Chancellor BIO University of Alaska President Mark Hamilton named Brian Rogers Chancellor of UAF in May 2009. A longtime Fairbanks resident and state leader, Brian Rogers served for 7 years as the UA system's finance vice president, 4 years in the Alaska State House and 8 years as a member of the UA Board of Regents, with 3 of those years as chair. A former UAF student, he attended Trinity College and Brown University before receiving his master's degree in public administration from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. In 1996, Rogers formed one of Alaska's leading economic and public policy consulting firms, Information Insights, serving as principal consultant and chief financial officer. Rogers is a member of numerous community organizations including the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce, the Fairbanks Downtown Rotary and many others.