Monsef was responsible for Democratic Reform and Democratic Renewal. If Democratic Reform does not interest you right now, it might as you get closer to the voting age. Now as the Status Of Women she is responsible for promoting equality for women, and getting their participation in the economic, social, and democratic life of Canada. Who is the Governor General you ask? What do they do? Currently, David Johnston is the Governor General of Canada and his job is to appoint ambassadors, ministers, and judges. He is also the Queen of England’s representative here in Canada.