Meet Our Team: Evans Awatey, Biomedical TechnicianEdge Admin
Where are you from?
I am originally from Ghana-West Africa, and I was born in a city called Tema.
What brought you to your current city?
I moved to Providence, Rhode Island because of my family. Basically because I had uncles and aunties living here.
What drew you to work at Edge?
I think it was the professionalism and this special bond that all the employees have with each other, that drew me to work with Edge.
What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
I enjoy working on the field and making sure that every piece of equipment I touch is good to be used on a patient.
What would you do for a career if you weren’t doing this?
I haven’t really thought of doing anything else apart from being a Biomed. On the other hand, I would probably pursue being a Surgeon in Cardiology.
Where is the best place you’ve traveled to and why?
Canada, I was there on vacation and the atmosphere was very serene and the people were friendly.
What is the one thing you cannot resist?
Jollof rice from Ghana. It is actually one of my favorite dishes.
Who would play you in a movie of your life?
D’Wayne “The Rock” Johnson
What is your biggest fear?
Not being able to fulfill my dreams and live life to the fullest.
What is your favorite holiday and why?
Christmas. That is the one time I get together with family and also make resolutions for the upcoming year.
What is your go-to song on your play list?
“I Look to You” by Whitney Houston
Tell us something that might surprise us about you.
I am a very good cook but I pretend I can’t cook sometimes.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
I would learn how to swim.
If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
I would pay off every debt I have, and invest in profitable businesses.
What’s your favorite indoor/outdoor activity?
Indoors, I like to play video games, and outdoors I like to go to the beach even though I am not a good swimmer.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?