Sherry Gott is a member of Sapotaweyak Cree Nation and she speaks Swampy Cree fluently. She graduated in 2019 from the University of Manitoba with a Master of Social Work degree.
Previously, Sherry worked for Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) and played a central role in their Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Liaison Unit. She received an award from the Aboriginal Social Work Society of Manitoba in 2011 for her contributions to the community.
In her new role as Manitoba Advocate, Sherry looks forward to connecting with Indigenous Peoples across Turtle Island and advocating for those that need us most.
In her free time, she enjoys camping and getting together with her family.