Trois-Rivieres – The Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) announced Thursday its candidate for the next federal election in the riding of Drummond. This is Jessica Ebacher, the executive director of the Drummond Junior Chamber of Commerce.
C ette announcement was made by the Conservative leader Andrew Sheer and Alain Rayes, Political Lieutenant for Quebec and member for Richmond-Arthabaska.
Originally from Saint-Prosper-de-Champlain in Mauricie, Jessica Ebacher was named to the Junior Chamber in 2017, after having worked in the print media for 12 years. She was a journalist for several media in the Mauricie, before working for four years for Acadia Nouvelle, the French-language newspaper in New Brunswick.
Following her return to Quebec in 2009, she moved to Drummondville where she worked as a news chef for the weekly L’Express.
“I work hard on challenges and when I invest in a project, I put all my energy into it. That’s what I intend to continue doing for the citizens of Drummond, by listening, volunteering and my social involvement. I have the desire to represent them well and defend their interests in Ottawa, “the Conservative candidate said in a statement.
“Jessica will put her energy, leadership and determination in the service of the people of Drummond. His past experiences will help him understand the needs of businesses, organizations and citizens in the riding, “said Alain Rayes.