Born in the municipality of Ogden in the Eastern Townships, Maximilien grew up working on a farm while studying and being involved in the community.
Mr. Roy has held different positions in politics, including the positions of Director of Operations for the Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie as well as Policy Advisor for the Minister of Finance of Canada.
Mr. Roy was also Director of the riding office of the Right Honorable Justin Trudeau and has also worked in the private sector as a Public affairs consultant at NATIONAL Public Relations. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Bishop’s University, a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from ENAP and just graduated from a Double Executive MBA from ESG UQAM / Université Paris Dauphine. Maximilien is married and has a seven-month-old boy named Carter.