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After turbulent year, familiar face takes over Livestrong

AUSTIN (KXAN) — When Livestrong CEO Chandini Portteus announced her resignation last week after only nine months on the job, the board didn’t have to look far for her replacement. 245 more words


Throwback Thursday - Yellow Bracelets

I posted this about three years ago.   My wife, Muri and I were talking to a realtor and she suddenly started talking about Lance Armstrong.  It mystified me until Muri pointed to my Yellow Bracelet, which I have worn for so long, I forget it’s there.  709 more words


Kicking Cancer At The YMCA

Sign ups are underway at area YMCAs for a twelve-week program aimed at changing the lives of adult cancer survivors.   The program is called “LIVESTRONG at the YMCA.”   According to organizers, the goal of the program is to “fulfill the important need of supporting cancer survivors who find themselves in the transitional period between completing their cancer treatment and the shift to feeling physically and emotionally strong enough to attempt to return to their normal life or their ‘new normal.'” 105 more words

Leckey Live

After 10 months at the helm, Chandini Portteus has resigned as president and chief executive of the Livestrong Foundation

Chandini Portteus has resigned as president and chief executive of the Livestrong Foundation 10 months after being named to lead the Texas-based cancer charity, the  98 more words


Livestrong CEO resigns after less than 1 year

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The chief executive and president of the Livestrong cancer foundation, which has struggled with sharp declines in donations and revenue since founder Lance Armstrong’s performance-enhancing drug use scandal, resigned Tuesday after less than one year on the job to focus on her family. 396 more words


the Great Eight

As soon as the clock chimed midnight my inbox with bombarded with all kinds of “challenges” for 2016: read 100 books! Run 1000 miles! Lose 50lbs! 439 more words


Transformation Challenges

Yesterday, I started the Livestrong Stronger Challenge as well as the 250K Challenge through Bodybuilding.com. I took a before picture which I’m not feeling confident enough yet to put on display…here at least. 148 more words