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  André Van Damme 

 

 Administrator of the Board of Directors of L'appart à moi.

 

 

 

André Van Damme is an  electronics technician.

He has been a video editor for the last 25 years at Radio Canada, where he has over 32 years of seniority.  For the last 18 years he has been President and Treasurer of the social club of the Radio Canada post production group.

He is the father of two children one of which is a boy with an intellectual disability.  He is very involved as a volunteer with Special Olympics Quebec.  He , along with several other parents, created the local  chapter, Lajemmerais-Richelieu Valley of Special Olympics Quebec.  He has served as their treasurer, transport planner and coach since 2007.

For the past four years he has been technical director for The Elvis Band, a group of young adults with and intellectual disability that perform imitating Elvis.