Get to Know Us: Patrick Duncan, Assistant Director of The Cadets

The YEA! Weekly Staff Spotlight

patrick2.jpgWhat did you do in Drum Corps?
Spirit of JSU 2003-2005
The Cadets 2006-2008
The Cadets Visual Staff 2010-2011
The Cadets Assistant Director/Tour Manager 2012-Present

What did you do in marching band?
Trumpet

Who's your favorite music person, living or dead, real or fictional?
Wynton Marsalis

What's the best meal you've eaten? What was it and where?
My dad's skirt steak he makes every time I visit home and my mom's dressing we have at Thanksgiving and Christmas.

In one sentence, what do you actually do all day in your job?
Currently, I make sure all paperwork is up to date and talk to prospective members about joining The Cadets.

What was your first job?
Cart boy at a golf course

What's the last thing you saw in the movies?
Hunger Games.

Do you give money to panhandlers?
Very rarely.

Whats your drink at Starbucks?
Pumpkin Spiced Latte or just a black coffee

What's your drink at the local bar?
Bourbon and sprite

How often do you prepare your own meals?
As often as I can. Usually 5-6 dinners and lunches a week.

What's your favorite cereal?
Cinnamon Toast Crunch

What's hanging above your sofa?
Nothing that I know of.

How much is too much to spend on a haircut?
$25

When's bedtime?
Usually don't get to sleep until 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Have you been to NYC? Which do you prefer, the old Times Square or the new Times Square?
Yes, I guess new?

How about Broadway? What have you loved?
I've never seen a musical on Broadway, but off Broadway, I absolutely loved Wicked.

What do you think of American Idol?
Meh, give me a good football game instead.

Do you prefer Fiction or non Fiction? What was the last book you read?
Depends on my mood. I guess I favor fiction when reading for pleasure. Last book I read was the third installment of The Hunger Games.

Who is your mortal enemy?
My cell phone. I'm 100% completely attached.

When's the last vacation you took? Where did you go?
A little bit after I got back from the summer tour. I took a cruise vacation with my girlfriend to The Bahamas

Do you FB? What do you like about it?
Yes, and love fb.

Do you Twitter?
No

Where do you go to be alone?
My room to stretch out and relax.

And finally … If you could meet one person … dead or living … who would it be?
Political - Dr. Ron Paul, Celebrity/Musician – John Mayer

 

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