Medals and stats…
I wanted to share this article because it has some summaries about the medal counts and is a good/easy read –
The 7 most interesting facts about the 2014 Winter Olympics medal count
Enjoy and share your thoughts about the games so far. How do you feel Americans are doing? Do you have a favorite athlete? A favorite sport?
Galina Burley, is a long time resident of Vancouver. She is a mother of three and is an immigrant from Russia. After moving to America in 1991 with $50 to their name, Galina's parents relied on her to get a job, learn English, and help them navigate the complexities of their new life in this country. At an early age, Galina became fluent in English, helped her parents start a family business and went to college while working two jobs and raising a family. In addition to her outstanding work as a Manager of a large scale public program, Galina's other accomplishments include:
2013 Golden Ivan Award for Community Building;
A President's award from the Oregon Crime Prevention Association for her commitment to Public Safety;
The George Robert House, Jr. Award for Outstanding Service (ASPA) for her efforts in community outreach;
A recent nomination for the 2013 Distinguished Woman award for her work on diversity and inclusive public policy through the East European Coalition;
A Master's Degree in Public Administration;
A career in managing large scale programs and services;
And an amazing family.