Those determined individuals who confidently overcome life’s challenges to become the inspiring role models they were meant to be.
Liya Kebede is an accomplished model, actress, and maternal health advocate. She has been featured on multiple American and international Vogue covers, has appeared in runway shows and major print campaigns for top designers around the world, and is a global brand ambassador for L’Oreal in the cosmetic, skincare, and hair care categories. In 2015, Kebede founded The Liya Kebede Foundation with the mission to reduce maternal mortality. In 2007, she launched lemlem (lemlem.com), an artisan-driven collection for women, men, and kids, made entirely in Africa. In recognition of her body of work and philanthropic efforts, Kebede was named one of Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” in 2010.Discover More About Liya
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