What is your hometown?
Born in Manila, Philippines, grew up in San Francisco.
What did you want to be as a kid?
Architect (like my dad), actress, and the list goes on.
What's a skill you taught yourself to do and are proud of?
Cooking (being married to a culinary graduate definitely gives you the urge to learn).
What's the most interesting job you’ve had?
Being a bank teller (you meet a lot of different people).
What's your favorite food and drink?
Japanese food (sushi, sushi, sushi!) and Peet's non-fat white chocolate mocha or McDonald's Hazelnut iced coffee.