Mackenzie Lake (Mack)
Current Students’ Union role
VP: Student Services Waterloo
When/where were you born?
January 3 in Hamilton ON
What you’re taking at Laurier + year – if graduated, what was it in?
I am a 2022 grad with a BSc in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Psychology as well as a concentration in Toxicology and Physiology. Currently pursuing a Master of Education with a concentration of Student Affairs – I am in my first year of this program
How would your friends describe you?
Reliable, helpful, caring, and fun to be around
What’s one skill you’re currently working on? (professional or personal)
I’ve really wanted to learn American Sign Language and have been very slowly working on that!
What’s the funniest thing your inner child wants?
If you could have a superpower, what would it be?
What are the top 3 most used apps on your phone?
Messages, Instagram, and Spotify
Proudest accomplishment to date (personal or professional)?
Finishing my undergraduate degree and being accepted into a graduate program
Do you have a life motto?
Fake it till you make it
Best trip you’ve ever been on or wish to go on?
I would love to go to Italy or Greece
At which store would you want to max out your credit card/have a shopping spree?
What’s your favorite movie?
If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
What would you do if you won the lottery?
Buy a house
What song would you say best sums you up?
Pocketful of sunshine
How would you describe an ideal weekend?
Just hanging out with friends
What motivates you to work hard?
Having an impact on the student experience and working to ensure it’s the best possible
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Don’t set yourself on fire to keep others warm
Come talk to me about
You can talk to me about reality TV, Cheerleading, House Plants, cookie dough, Laurier, and LOCUS