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  • We're proud that so many of our employees, friends and supporters are participating in the 2015 Blue Cross Broad Street Run. To celebrate them, we'll be posting their profiles here.

    photo of Gabriel BrunName: Gabriel Brun

    Affiliation to Einstein: Supporter

    How long have you been running? 15 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? Second time

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run: Maintain fitness as part of marathon training


    photo of Alina EsquenaziName: Alina Esquenazi

    Affiliation to Einstein: Supporter

    How long have you been running? 1 year

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? This is my first time

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? To be active and have a goal to train for.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Power by Kanye West


    Ethan Wergelis-Isaacson BSRName: Ethan Wergelis-Isaacson

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? A few years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 2 years

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run?I started running the Broad Street Run because it was something I thought every person in Philadelphia should do once. I am back to run again because it was a great experience.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Something by the Alabama Shakes or I'll listen to a podcast - I love star talk radio


     Stephen LaskoName: Stephen Lasko

    Affiliation to Einstein: President of Jefferson. Einstein has been a major factor in training our students for many years

    How long have you been running? My first marathon was in 1990

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? I am a newbie with Team Einstein

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? Because last year I was forced to watch and I felt bad!

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Smooth-Santana


     Lisa RedmondName: Lisa Redmond

    Affiliation to Einstein: Supporter and vendor

    How long have you been running? 14 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? This is my first time.

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? Mostly to see if I can do it. I’ve heard this race is lots of fun so I thought I would make it my springtime goal.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? You Get What You Give by the New Radicals


     photo of Lirui LiName: Lirui Li

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 1 year

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? none

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? New challenge!

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Imagine Dragons - Radioactive


     photo of Lauren GilmartinName: Lauren Gilmartin

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 3 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? none

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? It has always been a dream/goal to run the broad street especially since I work here and seeing the starting point here.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Out of my league by fitz and the tantrums


     photo of Angela NicholaaName: Angela Nicholas

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 2 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? First year

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? Personal challenge

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Call me maybe


     photo of Lisa BorowskiName: Lisa Borowski

    Affiliation to Einstein: Consultant

    How long have you been running? about 3 months

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 0

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? To prove to myself I can.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? I Bet My Life - Imagine Dragons


     photo of Laura TalarowskiName: Laura Talarowski

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 10 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 1

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? Had a blast last year!

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? I usually don't run with music


     photo of La-Teefa CowduryName: La-Teefa Cowdury

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 2 yrs

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 0

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? It has always been a personal goal for me to run in the broad street run. This is the very 1st year I feel truly confident to run.

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Workout plan by. K. West


     photo of Tania ConwellName: Tania Conwell

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 4 yrs

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 0

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? I watched the start from the windows in tower 6 for years and was inspired!

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Black Dog Led Zeppelin


     photo of Theresa BakerName: Theresa Baker

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? Since I was 12

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? Never

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? Because I love to run and really enjoy this race

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Shut up and dance


     photo of Shante WebsterName: Shante Webster

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 20 years

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? This is my first time!!!!

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? I'm running for personal achievement

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Scared of Lonely ( Beyonce)


     photo of Liz FritzingerName: Liz Fritzinger

    Affiliation to Einstein: Employee

    How long have you been running? 4.5 years. Running is the best thing that has ever happened to me

    How many years have you run with Team Einstein? 0

    Why are you running the Broad Street Run? It's one of my favorite races

    What is your favorite song on your running playlist? Definitely a song by The Killers, but I have too many to pick a favorite


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