Get to Know the EXEC
President: Ethan Kibel
About Ethan: I loooove soccer! Favourite team is Arsenal! I also like playing guitar, fishing and playing Settlers of Catan!
Best Experience at Northern so far: My most memorable experience at Northern is definitely running a school wide Kahoot Day for the United Way Campaign. There were over 50 questions, a ton of people showed up, and we raised a lot of money for charity! Overall it was a really fun time.
Favourite Quote: “A day without sunshine is like, you know, night” – Steve Martin
Favourite Subject and why?: My favourite subject is Classical Civilizations! I loved reading about mythology in the Percy Jackson series, and the class provides me with a more in depth extension of ancient Greek and Roman legends!
Some advice they received before NSS: Put yourself out there. There are opportunities for everyone at Northern, its up to you to go out there and find the one right for you.
Fun Fact:My friends and I run a fishing instagram account! Follow us! @fearrrrmfishin
VP: Sammy Gold
About Sammy: I’m fun and always looking to pet a dog so if you have one let me know!
Best Experience at Northern so far: Getting involved in general! Joining clubs has allowed me to make so many friends have have an all around great time!
Favourite Quote: “If you will it, it is no dream”
Favourite Subject and why?: Sciences!! (Besides physics), I find it very interesting and love doing labs and having logic make sense
Some advice they received before NSS: Talk to everyone and don’t be afraid to branch out. It’s the best way to make ton of really great friendships
Fun Fact: I have a really cute dog!
Treasurer: Joey Hotz
About Joey: I’m that goon who counts money and makes sure we can buy stuff. I’m in Grade 12 and this is my second year being Treasurer for SAC.
Best Experience at Northern so far: my grade 9 class rep made a minute long speech about being a light monitor
Favourite Quote: “Choose the Lasaga!” – Greg Martell
Favourite Subject and why?: Math cause I don’t take it this year!
Some advice they received before NSS: “High School was the best 6 years of my life.” – My Uncle Stanley
Fun Fact: Michael Tan once beat me in Mario Party. And Smash Bros. He also beat me in basketball. And an obstacle course. And a class rep election. He’s just too good at everything.
ISD: Jack Schwartz
About Jack: I’m 92 in dog years, I love math and science, stop me in the hallway at anytime if you want to discuss American politics, and I have 11 alarms set for the mornings just in case I don’t wake up! (I always do 😊)
Best Experience at Northern so far: My experience with the SAC over the years has been my favourite! Being able to speak up on behalf of your peers is one of the most rewarding things you can do.
Favourite Quote: ” ” – Charlie Chaplin
Favourite Subject and why?: Calculus! It’s an integral part of any learning experience, and an all around fun time!
Some advice they received before NSS: Take the initiative and advocate for yourself! If you don’t ask, no one can say yes!
Fun Fact: There are more plastic flamingos in the world than real ones.
ESD: Laine McCrory
About Laine: Its my fourth (and final) year at NSS, and I’m super excited to make it the best year yet! I love Netflix, long walks on the beach … scratch that. I don’t like walking.
Best Experience at Northern so far: I LOVE getting involved, and NSS is a great place to do that – theres so many clubs and associations that anyone can find anyone with the same passions as them.
Favourite Quote: “‘You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take’ – Wayne Gretzky, – Michael Scott” -Mr. Maltaric
Favourite Subject and why?: World Issues! Its super important that we learn about the world around us, so that we can work towards creating a better future.
Some advice they received before NSS: Be yourself, because then you will create long lasting friendships with people who appreciate you for who you really are.
Fun Fact: When I’m not at school, you can usually find me on a trampoline (jumping, of course).
Secretary: Michael Tan
About Michael: I’m a creative guy; I always want to be working on something related to arts or craft.
Best Experience at Northern so far: Learning how to be financially literate in Investment club
Favourite Quote: “There are no mistakes.”- Oogway
Favourite Course and Why?: Functions and Calculus. It’s a semestered course so when the hard work you put into it pays off it feels great.
Some advice they received before NSS: Don’t change for anyone but yourself.
Fun Fact: komodo dragons can reproduce asexually.