Board Members

Vadim Riskin, President
Mr. Riskin, a Russian immigrant, has been a leader in the Slavic community for decades.  An original founder of the Russian Speaking Youth Leadership Conference 22 years ago and a long-time employee with Portland Public Schools, Mr. Riskin has been given numerous awards and has gained much recognition for his work with the community.

Michael Gourski, Treasurer
Mr. Gourski, a Russian immigrant, has been an employee with Portland International School and other K-12 educational institutions.  He has been an integral part of the Russian Speaking Youth Leadership Conference since the beginning, assisting with budgets and finance as well as facility procurement.

Jonathan Fost, Secretary

Renata Wilson

Gregory Goloborodko