Luc Harvey

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Luc Harvey
Leader of the Conservative Party of Quebec
In office
January 18, 2012 – September 11, 2012
Preceded by Serge Fontaine
Succeeded by Albert De Martin (interim)
Member of the Parliament
for Louis-Hébert
In office
January 23, 2006 – October 14, 2008
Preceded by Roger Clavet
Succeeded by Pascal-Pierre Paillé
Personal details
Born Luc Harvey
(1964-04-04) April 4, 1964 (age 53)
Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
Political party Conservative Party of Quebec (2012–present)
Other political
Conservative Party of Canada (2006–present)
Spouse(s) Betty Harvey
Children 6, including Magali Harvey
Residence Quebec City
Alma mater Université Laval
Profession Business manager/computer engineer

Luc Harvey (born April 4, 1964) is a Canadian politician and the former Member of Parliament for the riding of Louis-Hébert in Quebec from 2006 to 2008. He served as the leader of the Conservative Party of Quebec from January to September 2012. Harvey was born in Chicoutimi, Quebec.

In 2006, he ran for office as a member of the Conservative Party against Bloc Québécois politician Roger Clavet and won with 34.22% of the vote. He graduated from Université Laval with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science degree and studied English literature at the University of Guelph. Prior to being elected, he was in charge of business strategies at Centre Financier ASSEP, a life insurance broker.

He was ultimately defeated by Bloc candidate Pascal-Pierre Paillé during the 2008 federal elections.

Luc Harvey has also worked on developing an electronic system designed for aircraft engines experimental air plane (with Denis Lambert and André Beaudoin). Winner at the EAA Air Venture Oshkosh show.

In 2011, Luc Harvey bought an old mansion that was converted into a daycare centre. Located less than 2 km of the bridges of Quebec, this centre will be able to receive nearly 160 children in the summer of 2012.

During his free time he worked on the development of the controller shower Geni which he is one of the owners of the patent.

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