California Surfer, San Francisco Foodie, Outdoor Adventurer

About Amy:

A California native, Amy enjoys taking full advantage of everything the Bay Area has to offer. On weekends you can find this adventurous world traveler surfing, hiking, or chilling at the hottest eatery in the city. A true believer in the power of empowering others, Amy is passionate about her work in development at Family House, where she has worked for the past nine years.

3 fun facts about Amy:

  • She’s swam with sharks (not just when she’s surfing)!

  • She went skinny dipping in Lock Ness (with Nessy, of course).

  • She’s the former Miss Teen Valencia.

Why is Amy committed to raising money and awareness for HackCancer charities?

Amy has volunteered her entire life, primarily with organizations that raise money for cancer research and support of those affected by cancer. Amy’s work at Family House affords her the opportunity of providing comfort and dignity to families whose children are undergoing treatment for life threatening diseases. HackCancer is one more way for Amy to give back to the community and help find a cure for cancer.

Amy’s “Whiskeys of the World SF” Date Package

Attend the 15th Annual Whiskies of the World aboard the SF Belle, Hornblower Yacht on Saturday, March 29th, 2014 from 6-9pm.

This event brings together distillers from around the world to share their finest spirits and knowledge with whisky enthusiasts. You will have the opportunity to sample a wide range of whiskies: from the biggest brand names to expressions from the world’s greatest independent bottlers to some of the rarest bottles in the world.  Whiskies from around the globe including the US, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, Japan, Australia are often at the show and even a few that will surprise the most savvy connoisseur.


  • Hundreds of whiskies to sample (Scotch, Bourbon, American Craft, Malts, Grains, …)
  • Scottish, Irish, American, Canadian, Indian, Australian ...

  • Artisanal Spirits (Gin , Rum, Cognac, …). Although the focus is on Whisky, the inclusion of Artisanal Spirits supplements the educational experience.

  • Meet Distillers and Brand Ambassadors

  • Dinner buffet

  • Whisky Masterclasses: A guided tasting and educational experience. 45 minutes each. Betwen 7:00pm and 9:00pm

  • Whisky mixology

  • Artisanal food and whisky pairings

  • Cigar and whisky pairing


  • Two tickets to SF Weekly’s Fourth Annual Drink Event at the Old Mint on Saturday, March 8th. Enjoy tastings from local and international beers, spirits, and wines! Click here for more information about Drink at the Old Mint.  
  • As part of this package, Uber has generously donated a $50 credit for a ride (excluding taxi), so you can arrive in style.
  • To get you ready for your big date, this package includes a gift certificate for "The Legend" Service at JA Razor Club.  Since 1988, John Allan has provided men with more than just great services and products; He has introduced them to a lifestyle and philosophy that has men caring more about their appearance and personal well-being. Your 45-minute "Legend" experience includes massaging shampoo and conditioning treatment, precision haircut, manicure, cooling hair rinse, steaming hot towel, free radical facial cleanse, hairstyling, shoe shine, and a beverage.

Total Value: $410

Thanks to the sponsors!