Grandmother Kim Wheatley

Ojibwe Anishinaabe Grandmother from Shawanaga First Nation Reserve


Grandmother Kim Wheatley carries the spirit name Head or Leader of the Fireflower. She is a member of Shawanaga First Nation’s reserve located in Ontario and identifies as Ojibway & Pottawatomi. Her work covers 3 decades of public presentations through drumming, singing, storytelling and ancestral knowledge sharing. As a multi- award-winning public speaker, she has represented Indigenous Nation’s across Canada. Kim has authored 4 books.