Mary Cummins in LA Times, trains with Olympic swimmers

Los Angeles Times – January 1, 1977

L – R: Coach Boris Zenov, Gold medalist Marina Koshevaya, Mary Cummins, Silver medalist Mariana Yarchenia

Expert advice – Mary Cummins, center, 11 year old breast stroke specialist at the Culver City swim team, gets some helpful hits from Olympic Gold Medalist Marina Koshevaya, left, and Mariana Yarchenia, silver medalist and the Soviet coach Boris Zenov. The Soviet swimmers will leave Jan 3 for the Soviet Union after ending a week’s stay with a swim meet Jan. 2 at USC.

Mary Cummins of Animal Advocates is a wildlife rehabilitator licensed by the California Department of Fish and Game. Mary Cummins is also a licensed real estate appraiser in Los Angeles, California.

About Mary Cummins Animal Advocates Real Estate Appraiser

Mary Cummins is President of Animal Advocates. She is licensed with the California Department of Fish & Game, USDA and the City of Los Angeles to rescue and rehabilitate wildlife. Cummins speaks to local community groups and students about respecting wildlife and humane wildlife control. She is also a Humane Nuisance Wildlife Control Operator. She has written manuals on small mammal rehabilitation besides numerous articles. She was born and raised in Southern California. She attended Beverly Hills Good Shepherd Catholic School and Beverly Hills High School. Besides being a member of Junior Mensa and on the Dean's list, she was a top ten national swimmer and competed on the men's water polo team. She began college at the age of 15 attending the University of Southern California on scholarship, majoring in Psychology/Sociology. After college Cummins became a licensed real estate agent specializing in income property in Los Angeles. She obtained her real estate appraisal license, real estate brokerage license and currently does real estate consulting, expert witness testimony and review appraisals at Cummins Real Estate Services.
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