Annamarie lives in Minneapolis and enjoys traveling the world. In 2012 she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies and a minor in African and African-American Studies from the University of Kansas. Shortly after graduation, Annamarie moved back to her home town of Minneapolis and started an internship doing lead generation for Brandpoint, a company that specializes in content creation and media distribution. Shortly after, Annamarie began working at the travel inspiration website, DreamPlanGo. Here she worked as both an Account Manager, and as the Social Media Coordinator. While working at DreamPlanGo, Annamarie was in charge of running all of the company's social channels.