2023 Princess Shaeleigh Spracklin
Shaeleigh is 23 years old and currently living in Saint-Lazare. Her ancestry comes from her maternal side, the Bailie’s from county Antrim and the O’Reilly’s from county Cavan.
She is graduating in the spring with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Biochemistry and a minor in Irish Studies. She is currently working full-time as a Laboratory Analyst in Immunology for a multinational corporation, working on clinical trials for major diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s, and diabetes.
She enjoys spending her time outdoors, hiking, kayaking, and running. She is adventurous and loves to travel.
Shaeleigh has volunteered at the Vaudreuil-Soulanges Palliative Care and Hudson’s Meals on Wheels. She traveled to Mexico to help build a medical centre in a remote village and volunteered for wildlife conservation projects in South Africa.
She has been very active in multiple sports throughout her life; captain of the John Abbott flag football team, captain of my high school basketball team, played soccer, and danced competitively for the Bernadette Short School of Irish Dance for twelve years.