My First Job: Sammy Amaya
Name: Sammy Amaya
City of residence: Victoria
Current title: In between jobs
First job: I worked at Luby's when I was 16 years old.
What it taught me: I learned that money doesn't grow on trees. You really have to work for it.
My First Job is a new feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.