Jimmy Mishquart

Elder

Elder James (“Jimmy”) Mishquart is a Knowledge Keeper and Language Speaker from (Biijitawaabek Zagging Anishinaabe) First Nation or Rocky Bay, Ontario. Jimmy was a champion Fancy Bustle Dancer, traditional northern style dancer, singer, composer and community event coordinator. He often serves as a Powwow emcee and community Knowledge Keeper. His services are widely sought after in his territory of the Robinson Superior Treaty Territory. He has traveled to various countries with the Lyons Dance Group as a dancer and a singer for the Thunder Bay Singers. He actively spends a lot of his time now with his family and grandchildren.

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