About Liz Anjos
Liz Anjos (née Derstine) is a recording artist, songwriter, and runner based in Portland, Oregon. She was born in Salem, Oregon and raised in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania in a musical family; her father a choir director, her mother a pianist, and her sister a singer. Liz studied music and ran at Greenville College in Illinois.She is most proud of her 2:59 PR in the Philadelphia Marathon in 2014 and half marathon PR of 1:24:54 at the Corvallis Half Marathon in 2016 after overcoming pneumonia and a cracked rib a few months before. Other highlights include the Berlin Marathon in 2015 and Chicago Marathon in 2016. She is currently training for Grandma's Marathon in June (June 2017) and NYCM (November 2017).