Murray Sinclair

Truth and Reconciliation Commission head; has eight honorary doctorates

  • Senator Murray Sinclair was the first Indigenous judge to be appointed in Manitoba, and the second in all of Canada. He served as co-chair of the Aboriginal Justice Inquiry in Manitoba.
  • Sinclair served as Chief Commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and took part in hundreds of hearings across Canada that helped in developing the 2015 Calls to Action report.

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