Mara Sheakley-Early


Mara Sheakley-Early is adopted from Korea and has a biracial family with a background in government and politics. Her lens includes institutional change and grassroots organizing, with heavy emphasis on community involvement. Through her own life experiences as a woman of color, adoptee, mother, teacher, lifelong Juneau resident, (and more) – Mara is passionate about making our community more inclusive to all voices. Making sure that everyone has a seat at the table is essential so that our community can have these difficult and honest conversations — which is the necessary next step to keep us moving forward to make productive and positive changes for our schools and community.