Nomination Date: 18/06/2019
Well-known on the municipal political scene from 2009 until 2017 as a councillor for the Bellevue district in Gatineau, Sylvie Goneau is currently the Executive Director for the Association des journaux régionaux du Québec. Previously she worked as an officer for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and as Director of Health for the Jeux du Québec. A graduate of Algonquin College in event and hotel management, Sylvie was born and raised in Gatineau where she still lives. She’s a proud mother of two, and is involved in her community, not only as a politician, but also as a volunteer in various capacities. She is regularly accompanied and supported by her husband of the past 27 years in her public commitments. People around her appreciate her generosity, authenticity and sense of humour.