I am a French Canadian from the Gaspé Peninsula. I hold a degree in civil engineering and also have education in computer science and humanitarian aid. I am involved with different charities including the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, Development and Peace, and the Knights of Columbus. I am a bord member of my local Catholic parish. I have managed several pro bono construction projects for different organizations that rely solely on donations such as Habitat for Humanity, youth centres, SPCA and food banks. Other than the Wikimedia projects, my areas of interest include metal music, Ingidenous peoples and languages of North America,Catholicism, and the military history of Canada. I speak English and French, and I currently live in the Canadian National Capital Region.
My involvement in the Wikimedia movement
I joined the French Wikipedia in 2006. I have contribute to other French projects including Wiktionary, Wikiquote, Wikinews, Wikiversity and Wikivoyage as well as Wikimedia Commons, Meta-Wiki, Wikidata and the English Wikipedia. I am the main author of several good articles on French Wikipedia and Wikivoyage. In fact, I wrote the very first good article of French Wikivoyage and created the first good topic on a Canadian subject on French Wikipedia. I am an administrator on different projects including the French Wikipedia and I have been a steward in the past.
I am involved with the Wikipedias in North American Aboriginal languages. I have created several test-Wikipedias in Native languages in the Wikimedia Incubator. I am the founder of the Canadian Aboriginal Languages Wikipedia Coordination group and Wikimedia Indigenous Languages. I have developed the strategic plan of Wikimedia Canada for the outreach to Canadian Aboriginal communities.
I participated to the Wikimanias in Hong Kong in 2013 and in Mexico City in 2015, to the Wikimedia Conference in Berlin in 2016 and 2017 as well as to the first French WikiConvention in Paris in 2016.
Since September 2016, I am a Board Member and the Vice President of Wikimedia Canada. I am involved with the project Atikamekw knowledge, culture and language in Wikimedia projects. I am leading the organization of the first edition of Wiki Loves Earth in Canada in 2017. I have written Wikimedia Canada's Annual Plan and 5-years Strategic Plan.
I gave an interview to Wikimedia France about Wikivoyage:  (in French only).