Woman of heart and head, Linda Lapointe has been able to reconcile her role as a business leader alongside being a mother of four children. Employee of Provigo Lapointe et fille since 1980, Mrs. Lapointe has been the Store director from 1988 to 1997 and owner of the company from 1997 to 2006. In addition to her career as a manager, she was treasurer and member of the Board of l’Association des détaillants en alimentation du Québec (ADAQ) from 2002 to 2006. In 2013, the ADAQ has appointed her as a member of its Hall of Fame.
For 26 years, this woman of action does not hesitate to engage actively in her community. In 2007, Mrs. Lapointe has been elected as member of the Action démocratique du Québec in the riding of Groulx. Mrs Lapointe had the honor to have served the province of Quebec as Vice-President of the Commission of public finances from April 25, 2007 to May 28, 2008 and also as the assistant Whip for the Official opposition from May 15, 2008 to October 23, 2008. Mrs Lapointe Has been also President of the Regroupement des gens d’affaires of Boisbriand and acted as Director of sales and rental for EMD construction from 2013 to 2015.