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!


Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Inter-Tribal Council calls for end to partial federal government shutdown

TULSA, Okla. – During their January 11 quarterly meeting, the Inter-Tribal Council of the Five Civilized Tribes passed a resolution...

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Dr. Charles Grim Appointed Secretary of Health for the Chickasaw Nation

OKLAHOMA CITY (December 13, 2018): The Chickasaw Nation has appointed an accomplished health care administrator, medical...

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Chickasaw Nation Nittak Himitta′ Women’s and Children’s Recovery Center Dedicated in Ada

ADA, Okla. – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby led ribbon cutting ceremonies to dedicate a facility designed to strengthen Native...


Our Chickasaw language programs are getting great results
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

Step back in time for a moment and imagine you are being raised in a home where the primary language is Chickasaw. Virtually all words spoken to you as a child at home are Chickasaw. You formulate thoughts in your native language, and you find yourself speaking the language easily and intuitively.

This scenario was still common in the Chickasaw Nation just 60 to 70 years ago. Children often spoke English at school, Chickasaw at home with their parents and grandparents. Today, this is a rare occurrence.

One of the very special gifts delivered to us by our ancestors is...



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 Gathering of Our People

Chokma! Good morning and welcome to the 58th Annual Meeting of the great, unconquered and unconquerable Chickasaw Nation. We thank all of you who are here and those who are in the tent and those who are watching on video, those who are listening...

Last Updated: 02/5/2018