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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!

Who Are You? Brittney Deleeuw

 

Brittney Deleeuw

Age: 23
Employer: ScotiaBank, Bottoms Up Cleaning and Beachbody coach.
What do you like most about your job? I like being able to talk to all the clients who come in.
What was the worst job you ever had and why? I haven't really had a job that I didn’t enjoy but I suppose washing dishes at Stavros, because well, who really enjoys washing dishes?
What do you like most about the Valley? I like how beautiful it is in all the seasons and how helpful and generous the community is.
If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be? Anywhere that it is warm all the time.
Which do you prefer, mountains or ocean? Ocean.
If you could travel through time what era would you choose to live? I’d choose to live in the future.
What do you like to do for your "down" time? Read.
What is your favourite movie? I don't have one but I like Greys Anatomy though.
What is your favourite colour? Purple.
If you could hire a personal assistant for everyday life, what would their main job be? Cleaning!
If you were stranded on a desert island what three things would you wish you had? Food, care pack and tent.
If you could have any superpower what would it be? Flying.
What type of food to you dislike the most? Seafood.
What do you look forward to most about the Christmas Season? Getting together with family.
What was your most memorable present? A hand picked rock from my daughter.
What are your words to live by? Or words of wisdom to share? Work for a cause.. not for applause. Live life to express.. not to impress. Don’t strive to make your presence noticed.. just make your absence felt...


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