PARLIAMENT of CANADA
Michel Rivard   -  Non-affiliated
 
Province:
Quebec
Senatorial Designation:
The Laurentides
Appointed on the advice of:
Stephen Harper (C)
Telephone:
613-947-4107  or 1-800-267-7362
Fax:
613-947-4110
 
Biography

Michel Rivard studied at Laval University in Quebec City in accounting, administration and marketing. He has spent the most part of his professional life in public administration. He was president of Bon-Air RĂ©frigĂ©ration Inc. from 1972 to 2006. He was President of the Corporation des maîtres entrepreneurs en réfrigération du Québec, then Mayor of Beauport from 1980 to 1984. Mr. Rivard was director of a number of organizations, and was President of the Executive Committee of the Communauté Urbaine de Québec from 1984 to 1994. In 1994, he was elected at the Assemblée nationale as the MNA for Limoilou. He was Regional Delegate for the region of Quebec and parliamentary Assistant of the Minister responsible for the region of Quebec.

Current Member of the following Senate committee(s):
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Library of Parliament (Joint)
Official Languages
Personal Website:  http://michelrivard.sencanada.ca/  ( N.B. This site is not a part of the parliamentary Internet site )

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