Lor Say was born in Thailand in 1999. His family left Burma before he was born because of war. His family moved to Umphiem Refugee Camp when he was three months old. In 2013, his family resettled in the United States.
Arlee Vang was born in Thailand in 1989. She grew up in the United States and obtained her bachelor's degree at Georgetown University and her master's degree from Harvard University.
Yel Paw was born in Thailand in 2000. Her parents fled violence in Burma and lived in Thailand until the family later resettled in the United States.
Gay Tha was born in Klo Pa, Thailand in 1995. She and her family moved to the Mae La Oon refugee camp in 2003. In 2013, her family resettled in St. Paul, MN, USA.
Eh Sar, a Karen refugee, was born in Thailand in 1998. Her older brother and parents were born in Burma, but the family was forced to enter a Thai refugee camp in February 1998. Eh lived in Meh Ka Kan Camp and Mae La Oo Camp before her family resettled in…
Taw Loe Moo, who is Karen, was born in a Thai refugee camp in 1998. His family applied for resettlement to the U.S. in 2009 and finally came to St. Paul, MN in 2011.
Kbrue Moo was born in a Thai refugee camp in 1999. His family resettled in the United States and he is a high school student at Washington Technology Magnet School in St. Paul, MN.