Colonel (H) Jean Laflamme was born in Québec City on February 26, 1960.
He studied at the University of Toronto and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and Commerce degree.
Colonel (H) Laflamme is very active in the socioeconomic life of the Québec City region. He sits on several boards and is involved in numerous social organizations (Fondation les enfants d’amour, famille Brissette; Les Œuvres Jean Lafrance; La Fondation Maurice Tanguay; Fondation Jeunesse Chaudière Appalaches; Université Laval). He is a member of the World Presidents’ Organization, the Cercle des Présidents and the Chefs Mailleurs du Québec. He is currently the President and CEO of South Shore Meubles.
Colonel (H) Laflamme is married to Sylvie Laroche. They have four children: Marie-Christine, Claudia, Charles and Alexandre.