Irene Inker, born in Russia, St. Petersburg.
Being in her mid-twenties, experiencing complete disillusion with the SSSR politic, deteriorating quality of live and increasing anti-Semitism – runs away to United States during the last days of communistic Russia in 1989 and is a resident of New York ever since.
For many years endured hardship, poverty and all the challenges associated with being an illegal emigrant in States;
Currently is an established professional, working. Her philosophical statement is:
“I am a very proud American and truly consider this country a Land of opportunity. If you want to achieve something, you will find a way how to do it; if you don’t, you will find an excuse”