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Ten Questions with Jane Fullarton

As a dedicated community activist and diligent City councillor, Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Leeds-Grenville, Jane Fullarton is often venerated for her dedication and compassion. Over the years Fullarton has served her community in a variety of capacities, as a   School Board trustee, a volunteer for the community distress line with Developmental Services and as a successful independent business owner. To describe her in the simplest of terms, two words come to mind; big smile, big heart. Here Fullarton takes a few moments to answer Ten Questions for the Observer.

Do you have a motto? And if you do what is it?
We can do it one way or another.

What book are you currently reading or what book do you recommend?
Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

What characteristic do you most admire in others?

What characteristic do you most deplore in others?

Who do you most admire, living or dead?
Jane Austin, I love her books and I think she was ahead of her time in terms of having an ambition to write.

What do you do in your free time?
Spend time with family and sew.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
I’d see more of the gray and less of the black and white.

What talent would you most like to have?

I’d love to be able to play the piano.

Who is your favorite hero of fiction?

Mr. Darcy

What is your most treasured possession?
My wedding rings.


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