Masiofo Fetauimalemau Mata’afa
Years: 1971 – 1976
Masiofo Fetauimalemau Mata’afa was appointed USP’s first Pro-Chancellor in 1971. A former Member of Parliament and an Ambassador, she also carried the honorific title "Masiofo", the queenly title for the wife of a paramount chief in Samoa in her capacity as the wife of Samoa's first Prime Minister, Fiame Mata'afa Faumuina Mulinu'u II. USP awarded its first Honorary Doctor of Laws to her in 2004. She completed her term as the University’s Pro-Chancellor in 1976.