Acting Mayor Austin Quinn-Davidson
Acting Mayor Austin Quinn-Davidson was raised by working class parents in a rural logging town in northern California. She worked herself through high school and college, earning a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and a law degree from the University of California at Davis. As an attorney, she worked for a large law firm on housing and renewable energy projects, as in-house counsel to a government agency, and as the Legal Affairs & Land Transactions Director for the Great Land Trust. She lives in West Anchorage with her wife Stephanie, where she was first elected to the Anchorage Assembly in 2018.