Thank you for visiting the official site of Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby.

We welcome you to browse through the latest news, projects and events happening throughout the Chickasaw Nation.

The Chickasaw Nation remains strong and will continue to grow as we are constantly striving to improve current programs and services. Successful enhancement of tribal programs and services will offer new opportunities to our citizens and help meet the needs of all Chickasaws.

We appreciate your support as we continually work towards our tribal mission – to enhance the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people!


Monday, January 31, 2022

We All Benefit from Improved Intergovernmental Engagement

Since the summer of 2020, a series of court rulings affirmed tribal reservations in Oklahoma and reshaped our understanding of criminal...

Saturday, October 02, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Anoatubby says the State of the Chickasaw Nation remains strong

Ada, OKLAHOMA — “We have always been a nation of strong people and, in turn, a strong nation because of our people,” said...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

First Americans Museum tells story of relationships

Opening of the First Americans Museum Sept. 18 marks the realization of a decades-long vision of a world-class facility dedicated to the history...


Your happiness and success are of great interest to your tribe
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

The long history of the Chickasaw Nation has many elements, and many turns along our extended path.

Our ancestors have been in North America for a very long time. Our tribe has a fascinating history of trial, challenge, endurance and victory.

The Chickasaw Nation was one of the most advanced and prosperous tribes among the many tribes of our land, long before European contact. We were a society of warriors, traders, hunters and community builders. Our people cared for each other and for the land they inhabited.

We can all be very proud of our Chickasaw...



Tribal development projects continue to increase to better meet the needs of Chickasaw citizens and the communities in which they live.

These projects allow citizens to utilize enhanced services, allow employees to maximize their contributing efforts to the tribe and much more!

Several of these projects are currently underway. Be sure to make the most of the tribal facilities and services in your area.

Click "All Projects" to view construction projects in progress!


A Virtual Gathering of Our People

The transcription of the 2021 State of the Nation address has been edited for readability and clarity.Chokma! Welcome to the 61st Annual Meeting, and thank you very much for joining us today. Don’t you think that Lisa Billy does a...