Francis Drouin

The new MP for Glengarry–Prescott–Russell has been active in politics and in the Liberal Party since he was a teenager. For four years he worked as a special assistant to former Premier Dalton McGuinty. He served as President of the Young Liberals in Glengarry–Prescott–Russell. He also worked as a campaign manager in provincial and federal campaigns for the party. Liberal MPP Grant Crack, whose campaign Droin ran, says he has a great understanding of the relationships between all levels of government.

Prior to his election to the House of Commons, Drouin was a communications consultant in a public relations firm. He had previously worked in government relations for Startup Canada.

Drouin has a diploma in business administration from La Cité collégiale and a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Ottawa. After graduating he volunteered as a member of the Board of Directors of La Cité. He is fully bilingual.