Shannon Wuensch

2016 Summer Welcome Leader-Shannon WuenschName: Shannon Wuensch

Hometown: Algonquin, IL

Year: Senior

Academic Major(s): Human Development and Family Sciences



  • If you could do anything with your life, what would you do?

To die a hero so I don’t live long enough to see myself become the villain.

  • What quote do you live by?

“The future is no place to place your better days.’ –Dave Matthews

I love to live in the moment and enjoy what is thrown at me. (Also, Dave Matthews is a part of my soul)

  • What excites you the most about being a 2016 Summer Welcome Leader?

The opportunity to help all the incoming freshman and transfer students see the incredible potential these next years will have for them.

  • What is your favorite spot on campus? Why?

Stankowski Field because it is perfect for an early morning run or a flag football game under the lights.

  • If you had a theme song to describe yourself, what would it be and why?

“Tripping Billies” by, of course, Dave Matthews, because it is all about enjoying the present and not worrying about tomorrow.

  • What is your favorite dining hall and why?

Sabai because I could eat chicken and rice for every meal of every day.