Roberta Jamieson is a Mohawk woman from the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, the first Indigenous woman in Canada to earn a law degree. After that, she became Commissioner of the Indian Commission of Ontario, and then served ten years as Ontario’s first female Ombudsman. She then became the first woman to be elected chief of the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory.
Indigenous Women in Leadership Award
Officer of the Order of Canada
Council of Ontario Universities | David C. Smith Award
Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
Indigenous Peoples Counsel Award
National Aboriginal Achievement Award | Law and Justice
Order of Canada