Brigitte Le Brethon

Brigitte Le Brethon (born 8 March 1951) is a French politician, and a member of the Union for a Popular Movement (UMP). She was born in Campeaux, Calvados, France.She was the mayor of Caen (France) from 2001 to 2008. She was Caen's first woman mayor and was defeated in March 2008 by Philippe Duron, a member of the Socialist Party.She was elected on 16 June 2002, for the 16th legislature (2002–2007), in the arrondissement of Calvados (1st).