Being a celebrity frequently also requires some leadership skills. And these Korean stars showcased their strong leadership skills long before their debut as school president. Their diligence, hard work, and charisma might have helped them get where they are today and might inspire you.
Here are 9 Korean stars who used to be president of their school
1. Lee Seung Gi
We have seen Lee Seung Gi in many Kdramas with his charismatic personality. He might have gained the charms since he was at school. Lee Seung Gi was the president of Sangkye High School. In addition, he was elected as president twice as he was also a president during his middle school days.
If IU isn’t a perfect example of a well-groomed and devoted student, we bet one doesn’t exist! Being one of the best-selling solo artists and most recognized female singers in Korea and worldwide, IU possesses irresistible charisma.
IU has charmed people with her leadership skills since she was very young. She was one of the Kpop idols who used to be president at the elementary school. Yes, IU was the president of Yangnam Elementary School back then.
3. Kim Jaekyung
The former leader of Rainbow, Kim Jaekyung has been shining on several variety show appearances. Her charisma as a group leader, and a person has mesmerized everyone.
Likewise, her natural leadership skills has made her the president of Deungchon High School.
One of 2nd gen Korean stars who used to be president at school is BoA. As a star, she has captivated people all over the world. However, since before her debut, she has proven to be a model example of a strong female figure.
The Queen of Kpop has been a leader her entire life, as she was the president of Yangjung Elementary School.
5. TVXQ Yunho
We know that Yunho is the leader of the ‘kings of Kpop‘ group, TVXQ. His leadership skill is not coming out of the blue. He must have inherited some strong leadership genes from his parents, who fell in love while running against each other for school president.
Yunho, following his parents’ footsteps, became the president of Masan Elementary School back then. Moreover, after becoming as an idol, he is also in the list as one of the smartest Kpop idols.
6. Song Joong Ki
His role in “Descendants of the Sun” indeed shines his charisma as a leader even brighter. With his skills and talents, Song Joong Ki has captured the hearts of Kdrama lovers through cameras and screens.
However, his charisma had stolen the hearts of his friends since he was in middle school. The admirable Song Joong Ki used to be the president of Hanbat Middle School.
7. ASTRO Cha Eunwoo
Nicknamed ‘morning alarm,’ Eunwoo’s routine of rising early has been a good habit since he was young. He has always been the first one to be ready to conquer the world. As the saying goes, the early bird catches the worm.
No wonder if Eunwoo becomes a perfect example of diligence. Back then, Cha Eunwoo used to be the president of Suri Middle School.
A former member of Wonder Girls, Sunmi, is another perfect example of Korean stars prioritizing their education. While pursuing her solo career, she is attending university, majoring in musical theater.
Nevertheless, her academic has always been important. During her elementary school days, Sunmi has been a bright student. The Kpop idol even used to be the Hwangnam Elementary School president.
9. NCT Doyoung
Doyoung is known to have a brave heart to set high goals. Besides, he is also one of the hard worker Korean stars. The main vocalist of NCT can undoubtedly charm anyone with his attractive looks and beautiful voice.
Likewise, during his school days, he was one of the most popular students. It seems that his charms worked well when he was running for the presidency of Topyeong High School.
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