Annamie Paul

Canadian human rights lawyer and politician

Annamie Paul (born November 3, 1972)[1] is a Canadian politician, activist and lawyer. She was the Leader of the Green Party of Canada from October 3, 2020 until November 14, 2021. She was the first Black Canadian and first Jewish woman to be elected leader of a federal party in Canada.

Annamie Paul
Paul in 2020
Leader of the Green Party of Canada
In office
October 3, 2020 – November 14, 2021
DeputyDaniel Green
Preceded byJo-Ann Roberts (interim)
Succeeded byAmita Kuttner (interim)
Personal details
Born (1972-11-03) November 3, 1972 (age 51)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Political partyGreen
Mark Freeman (m. 1996)
RelativesNgozi Paul (sister)
Alma mater Edit this at Wikidata


  1. "Green Party Leadership Race Contender: Annamie Paul". September 11, 2020. Archived from the original on October 4, 2020. Retrieved October 1, 2020.