We met up with Asmeret, good friend of Portrait Project alum Karen Wong, to talk about balance, the city,
and the challenges of training for a triathlon.
Mother & Fashion Production Consultant
I was born in Asmara, Eritrea, which was Ethiopia at the time. I grew up in Stockholm, Sweden.
Passionate, Loyal, Curious, Stubborn, Hardworking
Culture, grit, hustle, people, differences, dreamers, reinvention and discovery
I am always discovering and rediscovering. Right now, I am back in Brooklyn.
Somewhere with my family
Don’t let anyone else define who you are and what you can do.
Confidence and beauty
Vitamin E oil and good food
To challenge, inspire and raise our daughters to be the best they can be and make a difference
Integrity, humor, resilience, kindness, and, perseverance
I run all over New York.
Phone, keys, wallet, water, sharpies, notebook, and toys
I look forward to new challenges. I am very excited about running the New York City Marathon, the Boston Marathon and my first ultra marathon.
Right now it would be a series of dinners with female runners that have paved the way. I would start with Kathrine Switzer.