My parents divorced when I was only 6 years old, and I believe that their separation had an immense impact on why my brother and I’s bond is so strong. My father remarried Louise, an elementary school teacher in New-Maryland. Louise has two daughters: Erin, who is twenty-one years old, and Sarah, who is fifteen years old. At first, I was not a fan of the idea because I felt as though she was attempting to replace my mother, and I was afraid of losing my father to the new members of my family. I eventually came to terms with their relationship. In fact, it benefitted me in the grand scheme of things by making me an extremely independent young-woman.
During my years spent in the school system, I was very much in love with sports. More specifically, volleyball. I began playing when I was seven years old and continued on competitively until the end of my twelfth grade year. Taking part in countless club, school, and provincial teams, this sport occupied a large share of my life. Another one of my passions was leadership, I dedica...
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...nt on until grade twelve where I was elected vice-president. Something I was particularly proud of was being selected as the president of Best Buddies last year. This was an incredible experience and I made numerous lifelong friendships.
If you take the time to get to know me, you will learn that I am ambitious. My short-term goals would be to do well in my first year of university. “Doing well” in my opinion consists of obtaining an A to A+ average, this will give me a good base for the upcoming academic years. Moreover, I would like to become more confident when speaking in front of a large group. Lastly, in the long-run my goal is to obtain a Masters in Business which will hopefully allow me to acquire a well-paying job. With this job I hope to be financially stable to start a family. Most importantly, I would love to live a long, healthy, and happy life.
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