Célia was born in France, where she has spent most of her life. She has also lived in Washington, DC and in Abidjan. She arrived in Montreal in 2018 and received her honours bachelor’s degree in political science from McGill University in May 2022, with a minor in economics. Célia notably worked under the direction of Jean-Pierre Raffarin, former French Prime Minister and President of the Prospective and Innovation Foundation, and supervised the organization of a conference project looking at “Brexit six months later.”
Célia has been working as a Public Policy Analyst at the MEI since September 2022. Among other things, she assists with research, helps manage the MEI’s social media presence, and helps with the organization’s communications. In her free time, she likes reading fiction, listening to music, and spending time with her loved ones. She also enjoys track and field, runs between 4 and 6 times a week, and plans to complete a half-marathon next summer.