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Mrs Angela RUGGIERO

Mrs Angela RUGGIERO

Angela RUGGIERO
Entry in the IOC 2010
Country USA (United States of America)
Born 03 January 1980
Education
Harvard University (cum laude) – B.A. in Government (2004); University of Minnesota – M.Ed. (Sports Management) (2010)

Career
Founder of Angela Ruggiero Girl’s Hockey Schools and Tournaments; Author of “Breaking the Ice”; TV analyst / personality

Sports practised
Ice hockey

Sports career
Olympic Games: gold medal in 1998, silver medal in 2002 and 2010, bronze medal in 2006; 3-time World Championship gold medalist, 7-time World Championship silver medalist; Harvard University 1999 National Champion; All Star Team in 3 Olympic Games and 7 World Championships; 2004 Top VIII Award as Top Student Athlete in NCAA; Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award Winner; More games played for Team USA than any other man or woman

Sports administration
Athlete Advisory Board and Board of Directors, Women’s Sports Foundation; USOC Board of Directors; USOC Athlete Advisory Board; former Director of the NHL's New York Islander’s “Project Hope” and Children’s Foundation; Right to Play Athlete Ambassador; World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board Member (2011-)


IOC History
Member (2010-2013) then Vice-Chair (2013-) of the Athletes' Commission; Member of the following Commissions: Entourage (2010-), Evaluation then Coordination for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang in 2018 (2011-)