Shelby Thiessen

Senior Admissions Counsellor

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  • Where were you born?
    • Surrey, BC.
  • Why are you excited to work at Quest?
    • Quest is such an innovative place – you’ll see that even in the way the buildings on campus were designed. The thoughts and talent that continuously come into this place are mind blowing. I’m pumped to be recruiting students who are looking for a University that excites them, challenges them, and supports them.
  • Your best college memory?
    • Meeting some of my best friends who will be in my life now forever.
  • One of your favourite books/movies, and why?
    • Remember the Titans – a movie that is moving, funny, and has a phenomenal motivational speech – what more could you want?
  • Favourite restaurant?
    • Hugo’s Mexican Grill.
  • Favourite local activity?
    • Hiking.
  • Advice for students?
    • Get to know your professors/tutors. They are excited to help you and see you succeed throughout your university years.
  • In ten years, you see yourself?
    • Cruising down the coast to Napa Valley in my Range Rover with my husband and leave the kids at home with a baby sitter.
  • Random fact about yourself?
    • The number one place on my bucket list is Greece.
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