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AmaYah Harrison

AmaYah loves the arts and finds creation of any kind one of the best forms of therapy and an essential part of what makes us human. Her camera is her 2nd greatest love next to love itself and 90s video games. She's also always down for tacos from the truck. Always.

Where you grew up:

Oakland, CA

Your official position:

Videographer

Your real position:

Videographer/ scriptwriter/ editor

WHAT KEEPS YOU COMING TO WORK EVERYDAY?:

Warm fuzzy vibes from warm fuzzy people, lots of (healthy!) snacks, and getting to do what I love as my job.

speed questions

Chai or coffee:

Chai

Decaf or regular:

Sometimes I mix em :)

Snow or sun:

Sun

Beach or mountains:

Beach

Book or kindle:

Book

Country or city:

city for now but definitely crave country too

Hummus or guacamole:

Guac

Honey or maple syrup:

Honey

Tennis -singles or doubles:

ummm.. doubles?

Almond butter or peanut butter:

almond butter

Chocolate or vanilla:

depends on what it is!

Texas or California:

Cali

Mexican Food Or Japanese:

Mexican

Cats or dogs:

Dogs

PC or Mac:

Mac

FB or Twitter:

FB

Shopping or camping:

60% camping, 40% shopping

Pen & paper or iPad:

ipad with the right organization app ;)

Football or soccer:

soccer

WHat's your favorite Annmarie Gianni Skin Care routine?

Aloe herb cleanser, neroli toning mist, anti-aging serum, herbal facial oil for normal skin

WHat's your favorite way to re-charge?

Catch up on photo editing, reorganize website, make the next plan for photo business with music or netflix on in the background.

WHat's your favorite food?

Really good pizza or Indian or tacos!

Tell us something about yourself that we wouldn’t otherwise know.

I used to dress up as a princess and do face painting and puppet shows at kids parties and events.

If you had a million dollars how would you spend it?

Find a way to invest it and make it sustainable for 1 or 2 generations – support programs that benefit the community – buy property.

What makes your heart smile?

When my dog puts her head in my lap (it took years to gain her trust)

What do you love about working with ASC?

What’s not to love it’s the perfect, supportive, healthy, clean, accommodating work environment with great people to match!

If you were an essential blend, what would it be and why?

I love earthy blends, they’re grounding and warm (like me?)

What's your favorite book?

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison

What color would you make the sky if it wasn't blue anymore?

Lavender

What was the most interesting trip you have ever taken?

To Panama to visit my step brother in the peace corps, we had to take a 12 hour journey into the jungle which included a car, a speed boat and 2 hand made canoes.

If you were to create an essential blend, what would it contain?

Ooo I’ve been working on some for gifts! One for the men in my life: sandalwood, pine, lemon, chamomile, turmeric