Deborah Tadesse - Third Culture Kids Musings

Boise, ID

Deborah Tadesse is a senior at Riverstone International School. She was born in Kenya and resettled in New Hampshire first and then relocated to Idaho when she was 9 months old. She has had to navigate life astride two cultures. The culture that is practiced at home which is largely influenced by her mom’s Kenyan roots and that of the community that she has integrated into. She enjoys basketball, volleyball and soccer, plays the guitar and numerous other extra curricular activities. She works at a local pizza place and at daycare center. She is looking forward to pursuing a college degree who’s major is yet to be decided.
Deborah Tadesse - Third Culture Kids Musings