I really had to brush up on my Ruski in preparation πŸ˜… for this – check out my interview with SBS Russian, we have discussed:

🦾 how I went from steel manufacturing plant worker in Russia to a local government election candidate here in Melbourne

❓what qualities are important for a Councillor ( listening πŸ‘‚ and being passionate about your community)

πŸ™‹β€β™€οΈ where I can add value in managing 250m budget using my background in compliance, business advisory & accounting

βœ… how local governments can improve a range of services they provide

πŸ‘Š need to focus on essential expenditure to assist residents with post-covid recovery