MURMANSK, RUSSIA

The Republic of Russia's principal port on the Arctic Ocean, the world's largest city above the Arctic Circle, with a population of 500,000.

The Murmansk harbor sits on the Kola Peninsula 30 miles from the Barents Sea and is ice-free all year due to the warm waters of the Gulf Stream.

Site of a teachers' institute, merchant marine training academy, research facility for Arctic fisheries and oceanography, and base to Russia's northern navy fleet.

DATE OF TWINNING: July 14, 1975

BOARD OFFICERS

 

Brenda Frinks

President


Bob Doering

Executive Vice President

Bettie Hudson

Treasurer

Vacant

Secretary


Vacant 

Comptroller 

 

Tina Daniels

Board Emeritus

BOARD MEMBERS

Cynthia Robinson (Social Media, PR & Marketing)

Donna Rash-Sawyer (Fundraising)

Felice Franklin (VP Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, South Africa)

Frank Brewer

Geraldine Green (Membership Chair)

Kiara Wessling

Leslie White (JSCA NM Youth Ambassadors)

Nongongoma Mojova-Seane (VP San Juan, Puerto Rico Committee)

Polina Ladyzhenskaya (VP Murmansk, Russia Committee)

Richard Danford

Sheila Kloc (VP Nantes, France Committee)

Shung Kim (VP Changwon, South Korea Committee)

Wen Raiti (VP Yingkou, China Committee)

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