Hey Badgers! Today we have the final installment of the “Get To Know Your Execs’ feature with Chris Yendt. Enjoy!
What is your position?
Vice President, Finance and Administration (say that five times fast!)
What emotions did you feel when you found out you won the election?
Disbelief and shock, honestly I couldn’t believe it, I had to watch the election coverage on BrockTV again the next day just to make sure I didn’t dream it. Since then, extremely humbled and honored to have gained the trust of so many students enough they would vote for me.
What is/was your major at Brock?
Concurrent Education, Teachables are History and English
Last concert you attended?
Two Hours Traffic, with my Dad at the Casbah in Hamilton, UNREAL SHOW
Coke or pepsi?
Coke, no hesitation.
Mac or PC?
Here’s to the Glorious PC Gaming Master Race http://i0.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/original/000/508/616/01f.jpg
Dogs or Cats?
What’s your favourite memory of Isaac’s? Embarrassing ones are encouraged…
The BUZIES 2013, so many great friends that I had made over my time here, and the fact that we got to celebrate the successes of the organization together, as well as the successes of each and every one there was really memorable.
What is your favorite drink?
Non-Alcoholic: Cranberry, Pomegranate, Cherry Juice (Yes that is all one!)
Alcoholic: Tom Collins or Polynesian Pearl Diver
What is the last book you read?
The Cider House Rules
Do you have any advice for students that want to run in the elections?
It will be like no experience you have ever had, you can prepare and you will think you did all the prep work necessary but once you start standing in the halls you will feel in over your head. EMBRACE IT! It is an experience like no other, have the time of your life and remember if at first you don’t succeed, who cares? Give it another shot!
If Hollywood made a movie about your life, who would you like to see play the lead role as you?
Benedict Cumberbatch, no question, not only is the man an unbelievably talented actor but his stage presence and versatility would lend itself perfectly to the role.
If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be?
Flight, Strength and Invisibility
Where’s your favourite spot to study on campus?
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Dedicated & Passionate #FiscalHawk
What song best describes your work ethic?
Tough question, it’s probably, Radar Love
Pick two celebrities to be your parents
Johnny Depp and Kenneth Branagh
If you could be anyone else, who would it be?
My Dad or Gary Oldman
Stranded on a deserted island…
Take my top 10 records, in no particular order:
Chrome (Catherine Wheel)
Alchemy (Dire Straits)
Physical Graffiti (Led Zeppelin)
Quadrophenia (The Who)
Animals (Pink Floyd)
Sailing to Philadelphia (Mark Knopfler)
Sticky Fingers (The Rolling Stones)
Shoot out the Lights (Richard Thompson)
Heavy Horses (Jethro Tull)
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway (Genesis)
On the Road, by Jack Kerouac
Sailing to Philadelphia by Mark Knopfler