1. Do you have any nicknames?
Well, people mainly just call me Anaais, my close family members call me Naï.
2. Are you named after anyone?
My Mom said she named me after a perfume she loved called “Anais Anais.” I really like my name, it’s not very common!
3. Do you have any siblings?
YES! I have the best little sister, Olivia. She’s 5 1/2 years younger than me.
4. Where did you grow up?
I grew up in beautiful city of Los Angeles, California. I love living here, the perfect weather, and the cutest places to visit.
5. What activities did you do in high school?
The question is what activities DIDN’T I DO! I was honestly a bit of an overachiever, I was involved in practically everthing… lol! I was a part of the reading club, Christan club, Folklorico Dance club, Fashion club, Journalism club, Spanish Club, Leadership and I was in charge of doing the after school announcements on the inercom. I was president of my highschool’s Community service club and founded my own Makeup Club and participated in my school’s annual fashion show for 3 consecutive years. My high school experience was the BEST!
6. What are you planning to major in college?
My declared major is Communication with an emphasis in Journalism (CLASS OF 2024) My plan is to work in the broadcast journalism field. My ultimate goal would be to work for a major Spanish language television network.
7. What kind of music do you like to listen to?
I like to listen to workship music, it helps me stay positive and strengthen my faith.
8. What’s are some of your hobbies?
There are a lot of things I like to do. I really enjoy creating content for my blog and youtube channel (SimplyAnaais). I enjoy doing makeup for fun and I also like to sew! I love dancing Folklorico because I feel like it brings me closer to my Mexican roots.
9. What’s the biggest project on your to-do list right now?
First off, stay on track in college, and second of all grow my platforms!
10. What places have you traveled?
I like traveling! And although I don’t do it to often, when presented with the opportunity I don’t hesitate or think twice.
I’ve been to Mexico (Tijuana, Sinaloa, Durango) and in the U.S (Chicago, Washinton D.C, and other cities like San Francisco.) I have so many places on my bucket list and hope to one day pursue my crazy travel dreams!
11. Do you speak any other languages?
Yes! I am fluent in Spanish.