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Who Are You? Mark Chung

 

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Name? Mark Chung.
Job Title? Christ the Redeemer School Division Trustee.
How long have you been in Drumheller? All my life, except for when I attended the University of Calgary.
What do you like about living in Drumheller? I like the small town feel.
What is your ideal vacation? Warm tropical islands.
If you could travel through time and space, where and when would you go? The Ming Dynasty.
If you were stranded on a deserted island, what three things would you bring? My cell phone, a book by Timothy Farris and a flashlight because I am scared of the dark.
If you could have dinner with anyone dead or alive…? my father and we would have Chinese food and lobster.
If you could eat one thing for the rest of your life? Goldfish crackers.
If they were to make a movie about your life, who would play your part? Mark Walberg.
What song would you have played whenever you enter a room? I’m Blue by Eiffel 65.
Skiing or snowboarding? Skiing.
What is one piece of technology you cannot live without? My glasses.
What superpower would you like to have? X-ray vision.
Words of Wisdom? From my Dad, “Any yo-yo can do it a second time.”


Who Are You? Tooooo Tall, Santa’s tallest elf

 

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Name? Tooooo Tall
Age: 601 and a half
Job Title? Santa’s Elf, I am one of the originals.
What do you do? I am still on the toy line. I don’t want to go anywhere else.
What kind of toys do you make? I don’t do electronics, mostly I make hockey sticks.
How tall are you? 5 foot- 19 -inches.
Do you have any special responsibilities with your height? I helped design this new workshop so no one would bump their heads!
In such a stressful workplace, how do elves keep their spirits up? We put in 23 hours a day. We drink a lot of Egg Nog.
What keeps elves motivated? The smiles on the faces of The kids when they open their presents.
After The Christmas Eve deliveries are done, and the sled is put away, what do elves do for vacation?
We go to Hawaii and play golf. There is always the January Elf Invitational. Then we visit the Delmonte plantation for the pineapples.
For some who helps to spread so much joy, what does an elf ask for Christmas? We don’t ask for much we like to see the big smiles on the kids’ faces and their eyes bulging out of their heads and the laughter.
What is the worst job at the North Pole? Warranty and complaints, but we are grateful that many local stores help to take back gifts.

Who Are You? Michael Lee-Chong

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Employer: Drumheller Valley Secondary School.
Occupation: Teacher.
What do you like most about your job? I have an opportunity to impact lives day in and day out.
Dream Job? I’m living it.
How long have you lived in the Valley? I’ve lived here since September 2016.
Where are you from originally? Toronto.
What do you like most about living here? Waking up to the scenic view of the Badlands each day.
If you could travel through time, when and where would you like to visit? Barcelona, because I am a soccer fanatic and I’d like to watch my favourite team play. Barcelona also has a lot of history and beautiful beaches, so it would be ideal!
If you were stranded on a deserted island, what three things would you bring?
1. A Fishing Rod-so that I could have some food to eat.
2. A solar powered Stereo with ample amount of CD’s (music is a must).
3. A soccer ball to play with.
Choose one thing to eat for the rest of your life? Pomegranates.
If they were making a movie about yourself who would play your part? Johnny Depp.
What song/sound would you like to play whenever you enter a room? Papoose -“Born to Win”.
If you had your own band, what instrument would you like to play? Drums.
Favourite Books? Talent is Overrated~Geoff Colvin.
What superpower would you want? Unconditional Love.
Any words of wisdom? Success requires hard work and dedication. Success is not a destination, it is a journey. So if you really want success you will never stop putting in work!


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