Wilma Mankiller rose to the highest position of her tribe to become the first woman chief of the Cherokee Nation. As Chief, she championed education, social justice, and community development. President Bill Clinton awarded Chief Mankiller the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1998 for her leadership and dedication to vibrant, healthy Native communities.
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