|Preceded by Christiane Gagnon|
Party New Democratic Party
Name Annick Papillon
|Succeeded by Jean-Yves Duclos|
Resigned October 19, 2015
|Born May 27, 1980 (age 35)Rimouski, Quebec, Canada (1980-05-27) |
Role Former Member of the Canadian House of Commons
Previous office Member of the Canadian House of Commons (2011–2015)
Education Universite catholique de Louvain (2007–2007), Laval University
Political party New Democratic Party
Peter Stoffer + Annick Papillon Question Anciens Combattants
Annick Papillon (born May 27, 1980 in Rimouski, Quebec) is a Canadian politician, who served in the Canadian House of Commons from 2011 to 2015. She represented the electoral district of Québec as a member of the New Democratic Party.
Papillon was born in Rimouski and grew up in Quebec City. She earned a BA in public communications, law, and history and pursued advanced studies in journalism at Université Laval. She specialized in international politics and field journalism while studying at the Université catholique de Louvain in Belgium, and performed an internship at Radio-Télévision belge de la Communauté francophone. Back in Quebec, she volunteered for humanitarian organizations. At the time of her election, she worked for the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
She endorsed Thomas Mulcair in the New Democratic Party leadership election, 2012.