Rowena Othlie Jackson Administration Member of the Order of the British Empire is a New Zealand former prima ballerina.
Jackson was born in Invercargill, to William Ernest Jackson and Lilliane Jane, née Solomon.
In 1946, Jackson joined the Sadler"s Wells Ballet in London. By February 1954, she had been promoted to prima ballerina at Sadler"s Wells Ballet. In 1959, Jackson held the world record for multiple fouettés performed sur place.
In the 1961 New Year Honours she was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire for services to ballet.