About Amy Lerseth

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Place of employment (if applicable)
Buzz Oates

Employer Website (if applicable)

What inspires you?
Chasing a goal

How do you think other people describe you?
Open, driven, funny, over-sharer

What do you like to do in your free time?
Spend it,e with my husband Andover four sons

What is your favorite food?

What is your favorite restaurant?
The Kitchen

What’s the most interesting thing about you that most people don’t know?
I can wiggle my ears

At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
I am not a shopper. With a family of six, I am always trying to get rid of “stuff”, not bring more home!

What was your favorite TV show when growing up?
I Love Lucy

Can you play any instruments? If so, which ones?

What is your superpower?
Helping people move past their perceived boundaries

You find a lottery ticket that ends up winning $10 million. What would you do?
Buy a cabin on Donner Lake

Who is your female hero?
I don’t have any heroes.

What charity(s) are you involved with?
City Year Sacramento

What local community change would you like to see?
Excellent education and opportunity for all children

Areas of Interest
Being a mentor

Who in Sacramento (business, government, nonprofit, etc.) would you like to see as the focal person for a Table for 10 event? List as many women as you’d like.
Jan Scully there is a female superior court judge who is remarkably smart, but I cannot recall her name

Are there other types of events or services you’d like to see WomenUp offer?
Lunch and learns

Is there some skill you’d like to offer to provide for the benefit of WomenUp members?
Mentor ship, governance

Is there anything else you’d like to share with us?
Looking forward to phenomenal success together!