|Leader Rona Ambrose|
Succeeded by Raymond Cote
Political party Conservative
|Preceded by Jonathan Tremblay|
Name Sylvie Boucher
Preceded by Christian Simard
Resigned May 2011
|Born December 18, 1962 (age 52)
Victoriaville, Quebec (1962-12-18) |
Role Former Member of the Canadian House of Commons
Party Conservative Party of Canada
Previous office Member of the Canadian House of Commons (2006–2011)
Residence Beauport, Quebec City, Canada
Preceded by Pierre Dionne Labelle
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Sylvie Boucher (born December 18, 1962 in Victoriaville, Quebec) is a Canadian politician of the Conservative Party who was elected Member of Parliament for the riding of Beauport—Limoilou, Quebec in the 2006 election by a margin of 812 votes over her Bloc Québécois opponent.
On February 7, 2006, Boucher was appointed as parliamentary secretary to Prime Minister Stephen Harper. On April 10, 2007 she also became Parliamentary Secretary for La Francophonie and Official Languages. On October 10, 2007 she was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and for Status of Women. She was re-elected in the 2008 election, but was defeated in the 2011 election by Raymond Côté of the New Democratic Party.
Boucher has studied office systems technology, gerontology, information technology and literature. Before politics, she worked in the private sector and specialized in marketing and sales. Later, she worked in the National Assembly of Quebec with various jobs; she also served as Assistant Chief of Staff to the Canadian Minister of Tourism.
She returned to parliament in the 2015 election and defeated incumbent Jonathan Tremblay in the new riding of Beauport—Côte-de-Beaupré—Île d'Orléans—Charlevoix.