Meet Alana: Vice President of Student Services Waterloo

When/Where were you born?

July 15th 1998 in Toronto


Are you a dog or cat person? (or other, if applicable)

100% a dog person


What is your most used emoji?

The smiley face with the cowboy hat, it applies to so many situations


What’s one skill you’re currently working on? (professional or personal)

I’ve been trying to get better at meditation and yoga


What’s a hidden talent you have?

I genuinely think I am the most untalented person I know… I spent far too long trying to think of an answer


What was your favourite toy as a kid?

Barbies owned my heart!


What are the top 3 most used apps on your phone?

TikTok, Instagram, Messages


What’s one thing in your workspace that you love? (e.g. a favourite mug):

My planner, I couldn’t function without it


Who’s your hero?

My mum


If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

Ireland has been at the top of my list since I was 15


At which store would you want to max out your credit card/have a shopping spree?

Zara or Aritzia


Pineapple on pizza?

Absolutely not!


Choose a movie title for the story of your life:

Dazed and Confused


Come talk to me about:

Reality TV (currently obsessed with the Real Housewives: Beverly Hills), music, or anything related to the student services!