• Riding: Mount Royal
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    Tyrell Alexander

  • Candidate: Tyrell Alexander
  • Party: Green party
  • Age: 29
  • Profession: Human resources graduate student at McGill University.
  • About: Joined the Green party in 2006 after being a member of the Liberal party for four years. Past member of Vanier College's students' association and the Air Cadets.


  • Riding: Outremont 
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    Alexandre Amirizia

  • Candidate: Alexandre Amirizia
  • Party: Canadian Action Party
  • Age: 19
  • Profession: Biochemistry student at the University of Montreal.
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the Canadian Action Party in this riding in the 2007 byelection. Regular volunteer, helping seniors and students with various activities.


  • Riding: Chambly-Borduas 
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    Gabriel Arsenault

  • Candidate: Gabriel Arsenault
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 21
  • Profession: Philosophy and political science student at the University of Montreal.
  • About: Joined the Liberal party at age 18. Worked for the Young Liberals of Canada’s Quebec wing.


  • Riding: Trois-Rivières 
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    Geneviève Boivin

  • Candidate: Geneviève Boivin
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 25
  • Profession: Substance-abuse intervener for a community organization. Also in private practice as a therapist in sexology. Serves as a secondary school social guidance counsellor.
  • About: Unsuccessfully ran for the NDP in 2006 election, coming fourth with 7.75 per cent of the vote. Volunteered in a men’ s penitentiary for two years. Also worked in a federally run halfway house for men suffering from substance abuse and alcoholism.


  • Riding: Saint-Léonard Saint-Michel 
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    Laura Colella

  • Candidate: Laura Colella
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 28
  • Profession: Preparing for admission to the Quebec bar.
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the NDP in this riding in 2004 and 2006, coming fourth with 6.83 per cent of the vote. Member of the board of directors of CEGEP Marie-Victorin.


  • Riding: Hull-Aylmer 
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    Raphaël Déry

  • Candidate: Raphaël Déry
  • Party: Bloc Québécois
  • Age: 24
  • Profession: Teacher of French as a second language
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the Parti Québécois in the riding of Hull in the 2003 Quebec provincial election. Parliamentary assistant to the BQ MP from Terrebonne-Blainville.


  • Riding: Alfred-Pellan
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    Tristan Desjardins Drouin

  • Candidate: Tristan Desjardins Drouin
  • Party: Green party
  • Age: 19
  • Profession: Civil engineering student at the College Montmorency de Laval.
  • About: Member of the college's environmental group and Committee of Action and Co-operation in Environment. Volunteered with Amnesty International in 2006.


  • Riding: Laurentides-Labelle 
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    David Dupras

  • Candidate: David Dupras
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 20
  • Profession: Public relations student at La Cité collégiale in Ottawa.
  • About: Board member of la Maison des jeunes de Mont-Tremblant. Regional representative for the Quebec Young New-Democrats in 2005 and 2006.


  • Riding: Verchères-Les Patriotes 
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    Raphaël Fortin

  • Candidate: Raphaël Fortin
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 28
  • Profession: Works in the hospitality industry and as an intervener in a residence for adults with various disorders.
  • About: Has a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Fluent in three languages: English, French and Spanish.


  • Riding: Saint-Laurent-Cartierville 
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    Dennis Galiatsatos

  • Candidate: Dennis Galiatsatos
  • Party: Conservative party
  • Age: 27
  • Profession: Prosecutor
  • About: After a brief stay with McCarthy Tetrault LLP in Toronto and Montreal, became a criminal prosecutor for the federal Department of Justice in Montreal and before joining Montreal’s Department of Penal and Criminal Prosecutions.


  • Riding: Montcalm 
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    David Grégoire

  • Candidate: David Grégoire
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 24
  • Profession: Mathematician at a computer company in Montreal.
  • About: Member of Mensa Quebec. Has volunteered for provincial Liberal Raymond Bernier in the Montmorency riding.


  • Riding: Vaudreuil-Soulanges 
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    Maxime Héroux-Legault

  • Candidate: Maxime Héroux-Legault
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 20
  • Profession: Philosophy student at the University of Montreal.
  • About: Active in NDP’s Quebec chapter.


  • Riding: Longueuil-Pierre-Boucher
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    Ryan Hillier

  • Candidate: Ryan Hillier
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 22
  • Profession: Member of the litigation group for the pan-Canadian law firm McCarthy Tétreault in Montreal. Currently finishing his graduate degree in law at the University of Montreal.
  • About: Holds a certificate in Chinese law after attending the China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing.


  • Riding: Bas-Richelieu-Nicolet-Bécancour
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    Rebecca Laplante

  • Candidate: Rebecca Laplante
  • Party: Green party
  • Age: 18
  • Profession: Science student at Collège François-Xavier-Garneau.
  • About: Interests lie in the agriculture, recycling and the preservation of rivers and riverbanks. Fluent in English, French and German.


  • Riding: Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
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    Vincent Larochelle

  • Candidate: Vincent Larochelle
  • Party: Green Party
  • Age: 21
  • Profession: Fourth-year math student at McGill University.
  • About: Journalist for McGill University's math magazine, Delta Epsilon. Attended a math conference on quantum physics at the National University of Singapore this August. Volunteered with Greenpeace in 2005-2006.


  • Riding: Vaudreuil-Soulanges 
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    Brigitte Legault

  • Candidate: Brigitte Legault
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 28
  • Profession: Director of communications and marketing for the Montreal Millennium Summit.
  • About: Member of the Liberal Party of Canada since 2000. Past president of the Young Liberals of Canada (Quebec).


  • Riding: Abitibi-Témiscamingue 
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    Christine Moore

  • Candidate: Christine Moore
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 24
  • Profession: Health sciences student at the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue.
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the NDP in this riding in the 2006 election, coming fourth with 8.54 per cent of the vote. Was co-ordinator of the nursing students’ association at the Collège de Sherbrooke. Served for more than three years in the Canadian military.


  • Riding: Beauce 
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    Véronique Poulin

  • Candidate: Véronique Poulin
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 22
  • Profession: Childhood education student at the Cégep of Ste-Foy, Que.
  • About: General co-ordinator of Arco Iris Committee at the Cégep of Ste-Foy since 2006. Vice president of the Lotbinière-Chutes-de-la-Chaudière riding association.


  • Riding: Lac-Saint-Louis 
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    Daniel Quinn

  • Candidate: Daniel Quinn
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 25
  • Profession: Master's in history student at Concordia University.
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the NDP in this riding in the 2004 and 2006 general elections, coming third with 10.7 per cent of the vote in last election. Active member of Camp Caritas, a non-profit sports camp for adolescents.


  • Riding: Alfred-Pellan 
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    Cynthia Roy

  • Candidate: Cynthia Roy
  • Party: New Democratic Party
  • Age: 25
  • Profession: Law student at the University of Montreal.
  • About: Ran unsuccessfully for the NDP in this riding in the 2006 general election, coming fourth with 7.56 per cent of the vote.


  • Riding: Beauce
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    René Roy

  • Candidate: René Roy
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 26
  • Profession: Farmer
  • About: Represents the Chaudière-Appalache West region in the Liberal Youth Commission of the Liberal Party of Canada.


  • Riding: Trois-Rivières
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    Marcos G. Simard

  • Candidate: Marcos G. Simard
  • Party: Liberal party
  • Age: 21
  • Profession: Merchandiser at Labatt Breweries and completing his bachelor in business administration at the Université du Québec in Trois-Rivières.
  • About: Past member of the board of directors of the Trois-Rivières CÉGEP and the Trois-Rivières Liberal Association.


  • Riding: Jeanne-Le Ber 
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    Thierry St-Cyr

  • Candidate: Thierry St-Cyr
  • Party: Bloc Québécois
  • Age: 30
  • Profession: Incumbent
  • About: Became the youngest Quebec MP in 2006 when he was elected with 40.22 per cent of the vote. Unsuccessfully ran for the Bloc Québécois in 2004, losing to Liberal candidate Liza Frulla.