French LGBT activist who served as the Secretary of State for Human Rights from 2007 to 2010. She is a high-ranking member of France's Radical party.
She earned her degree from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris in 2000.
She unsuccessfully ran for French Parliament in 2012.
She has been married to Joseph Zimet.
She publicly opposed Muammar Gaddafi's political visit to France in 2008.