New Ombudsman at City of Laval: Nathalie Blais

New Ombudsman at City of Laval: Nathalie Blais

March 18, 2021

The Municipal Council has approved the appointment of Ms. Nathalie Blais as Ombudsman of the City of Laval.  

The Office of the Ombudsman is pleased to welcome Ms. Blais and is confident that her experience, skills and qualities will allow us to continue to ensure that citizens receive fair, equitable and benevolent treatment of their cases.

Ms. Blais will take office on March 8, 2021.

Ms. Blais’ professional background and experience confirm her ability to occupy this position of high responsibility. In particular, she has strong problem-solving and risk management skills, which will be useful to the citizens of Laval as well as to the organization as a whole. The people and groups who call on Ms. Blais will be able to count on her objective judgment and her integrity, in the event that there is reason for an investigation as to respect for their rights.

Nathalie Blais holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the Université de Montréal, and she holds a DESS as well as a master’s degree in management and organizational development from Université Laval.

For more information on her nomination. (available in French only)

Forum of Canadian Ombudsman