The MTNT, Ltd. Board of Directors is comprised of nine individuals who participate in strategic planning, policy development, and financial guidance for the corporation. Each of the four villages is represented including McGrath, Takotna, Nikolai and Telida. The Board’s focus is to ensure the realization of the intent of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, which is to provide a means for Alaska Natives to gain financial independence. They have accomplished this by appointing the leadership of and supporting the Federal Business unit to profitably pursue Federal contracting from the U.S. Government. Among their people, the Board promotes and provides financial assistance for higher education, land distribution, and by administering a Shareholder Permanent Fund.