Notary emeritus Denis Marsolais served as president of the Chambre des notaires du Québec for 13 years before entering Québec’s public service.
From 2009 to 2012, he was deputy minister at the Ministère de la Justice. Mr. Marsolais then chaired the Commission municipale du Québec from 2012 to 2013, before acting as chief coroner until 2014.
He then moved on to a deputy minister position at the Ministère de la Sécurité publique from 2014 to 2016, followed by the same position at the Ministère des Transports, de la Mobilité durable et de l’Électrification des transports.
Mr. Marsolais had been the government coordinator for the Bureau de la transformation organisationnelle de la justice since 2017.
In May 2018, his exceptional career earned him the Prix du Conseil interprofessionnel du Québec, the highest distinction awarded by the body that serves as the voice of Québec’s 46 professional orders.
On May 16, Cabinet named Denis Marsolais to the position of Québec’s Public Curator.