One of Canada’s top butterfly specialists, Savard made her Olympic debut at London 2012. She qualified for the semifinals of the 100m butterfly, finishing 16th overall. She also posted a 19th place finish in the 200m butterfly.
Savard had her breakthrough season in 2010, swimming in her first international finals at the Pan Pacific Championships. She followed that up with finals appearances at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Savard made her world championship debut in 2011, missing the final of the 100m butterfly by one-tenth of a second to finish ninth overall.
Savard is the Canadian record holder in both the 50m and 100m butterfly events.