Deirdre James -  Lived in the Highlands for over 30 years.Brought up 3 children in Evanton , 2 of which have now returned to the Highlands to live and bring up their own children.  Working life has been mostly in education as a Learning Support Teacher. Retired in 2011. Currently studying with the Open University.  I have been involved in a variety of voluntary roles including participation in the Boards of Fyrish Community Enterprises, Evanton Youth Enterprise ( EYE) and a short spell on the Evanton Community Council. Undertook Befriending role with Sight Action after retirement.