Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appointed president of the Treasury Board Scott Brison as country’s newest Minister of Digital Government Services.
Brison will be responsible for refining the federal government’s digital services offerings, while simultaneously making them more accessible for Canadian citizens and immigrants.
It’s important to note that in addition to his new portfolio of responsibilities, Brison will be maintaining his role as the president of the Treasury Board.
Brison is a former Progressive Conservative party member who switched to the Liberal party in 2003. Brison is currently the Member of Parliament for the Kings-Hants riding in Nova Scotia.
This article was originally published on MobileSyrup.