|Senate of France |
10 September 2009
|Preceded by||André Lejeune|
|Mayor of Felletin|
|Président of the Pays Sud Creusois|
|Born||26 March 1951|
|Political party||Socialist Party|
|Occupation||English Professor, Vice-Head of High School|
She was the suppleant of André Lejeune, and took over from him in the Senate when he died on September 10, 2009.
She graduated from Paris 8 Vincennes completing a superior degree in English. She then became a civil servant at the local library of Guéret. She then exercised as a Professor in different High Schools in Creuse and finished her career as Vice-Head of the Lycée Pierre Bourdan, Guéret.
Elected Mayor of Felletin and seating at the Conseil Régional of the Limousin region as its Vice President, her career as a politician just started. She got elected Vice-Senator and replaced the Senator André Lejeune when he died in 2009.
Today she no longer is seating at the Conseil Régional of the Limousin region since she decided not to run for her re-election. She dedicates her time to her office as mayor of Felletin or as a Senator of the department of Creuse.
As such, she defends the culture that can be found in Creuse, and tries to emphasize the special character of this territory so as to develop tourism. In her view, such a development should however not be hurtful to the environment and future generations. Therefore, she advocates renewable energy, especially the biomass.
- "Entry on the Senate website" (in French). Senate of France. Retrieved 12 September 2009.
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