Alaska Red Cross names new CEO

The American Red Cross of Alaska has hired a new chief executive officer.

Tanguy Libbrecht is moving to the organization from the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, where he was director of sales and marketing.

The Red Cross says in an announcement that Libbrecht has served on boards or committees for the Boys & Girls Clubs, Anchorage Sister Cities Commission, Anchorage Youth Symphony and Anchorage Mayor’s Ball.

He replaces Michelle Houlihan, who moved to Denver for a national fundraising position with the American Red Cross.