City of Gatineau
PO Box 1970
Hull, Gatineau, QC J8X 3Y9
Tel: (819) 243-2345
Fax: (819) 595-7138
Marie-Hélène Lajoie was appointed as the Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Gatineau on November 19th, 2013. She is the first woman to head Gatineau’s administration.
Ms. Lajoie has been a senior manager at Gatineau since the 2002 merger. During this time, she served as the head of legal services, a position that she also held in the former City of Aylmer, as Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, as Acting Chief Administrative Officer, and as Deputy Chief Administrative Officer of the Services de proximité (local services).
She is involved in her community and takes part in a number of public activities. She chaired the municipal division of the Centraide Outaouais fundraising campaign for three consecutive years and at a Regional level, since 2010, she has been on the Board of Directors of the Fondation du Centre de santé et de services sociaux de Gatineau.