2024 Princess – Mia Simard

Mia is 22 years of age. Her family’s Irish roots are on her maternal side from County Cork. She is presently in her second year as a student in electrical engineering at Concordia University. She also works part-time tutoring students from ages 4 through 18.

Mia loves reading and her favourite author is Stephen King. She also spends much of her time coding or building circuits. Mia has done volunteer work for most of her life. While attending high school, she aided Syrian refugees immigrating to Quebec during the Syrian crisis. She also participated in a humanitarian trip to Peru. She enjoys sports and plays for the Montreal Irish Rugby Football Club. She also enjoys snowboarding and keeping active at the gym. Mia did Irish dancing for many years. She is proud to say that her mother was also a Parade Princess in 1993.