Meet Sarah! AVP: Volunteer Operations Waterloo


Sarah Brophy (Always more than one Sarah so you can call me Brophy)

Current Students’ Union role
Associate Vice President of Volunteer Operations on the Waterloo Campus

When/where were you born?

November 2, 2001, in Hamilton ON

What you’re taking at Laurier?

Going into my fourth year of the BBA program, concentrating in Marketing and minoring in Psychology

How would your friends describe you?

Hardworking, approachable, and outgoing

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

Mastering ~ the Nest ~

What’s the funniest thing your inner child wants?

Every version of Just Dance ever made

If you could have a superpower, what would it be?

To fly!

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

Messages, Instagram, and Apple Music

Proudest accomplishment to date (personal or professional)?

Recipient of the 2022 Cawsey Leadership Award at Laurier

Do you have a life motto?

Be bold

Best trip you’ve ever been on or wish to go on?

Most unforgettable trip was when my whole family went to Hawaii!

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


What’s your favorite movie?

Little Women

If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Mashed potatoes!

What would you do if you won the lottery?

Pay off OSAP loans and go on vacation!

What song would you say best sums you up?

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

How would you describe an ideal weekend?
Hanging out with friends!

What motivates you to work hard?

Knowing that I am contributing to the betterment of the student volunteer experience on campus and being able to give back to my fellow Golden Hawks!

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?

You’ll never know if you don’t try

Come talk to me about (ex. books, sports)

Laurier’s Rec Dance Program, all things BBA, music, and the bachelor.