Meet Alberta’s Ombudsman

Meet the new Ombudsman, Marianne Ryan, and celebrate the Office of the Alberta Ombudsman's 50th Anniversary at a public celebration Wednesday, September 13 at Central Library.

Ms. Ryan is Alberta’s ninth Ombudsman.The Ombudsman's role is to protect your right to be treated fairly in the provision of public services. Learn about the role of the Ombudsman.

Come hear Ms. Ryan speak at noon and meet her afterwards. The Ombudsman will be accompanied by investigators who will help people with specific complaints understand how to file a complaint.

To mark the 50th Anniversary, you'll find information stations explaining the past and present role of the Ombudsman, as well as future expectations which includes expanded jurisdiction allowing the Ombudsman to investigate municipalities. Light refreshments will be available.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Ombudsman presentation:  12:00 pm