· Resident of Laval riding
· Holds of Bachelor’s degree in legal science
· Member of the Quebec Bar, specializing in taxation since 1996
· Member of the International Association of Jurists
· Former Secretary-Treasurer of Local 2054 of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (1979-1985)
· Executive Member of the Quebec Section of the NDP in 1989
· Founding member of the UQAM Co-op and secretary (1990-1993)
· NDP candidate in the last three federal elections.