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 22, 2020

Oklahoma State Superintendent thanks tribes for investment in state education

CATOOSA, Okla. – Oklahoma’s State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister thanked the state’s tribes for their...

Monday, October 21, 2019

Chickasaw Nation Arts & Culture Awards recognize contributors to culture

SULPHUR, Okla. – Educators, artists, linguists, public servants and cultural advocates were among those honored during the Chickasaw...

Saturday, October 05, 2019

Governor Anoatubby says state of the Chickasaw Nation is the Strongest It's Ever Been

‘The Chickasaw Nation is strong because the people are strong’

During his annual State of the Nation...


We had an idea for growth. It turned out to be a very good idea!
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

American writer and humorist Mark Twain once wrote, “A person with a new idea is a crank…until that idea succeeds!” At the Chickasaw Nation, we had a good idea many years ago, when we set off on our path to seek greater levels of economic development, self-governance and self-determination.

Today, we are among the most successful tribes in the country.

Years ago, the environment for tribes throughout the country created challenges to success for individual Native Americans and Tribal governments alike. Many Chickasaw citizens experienced the daily...



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

The transcription of the 2019 State of the Nation address has been edited for readability and clarity.Chokma! And good morning! To everybody here in the audience, we are also welcoming those who are listening over KCNP Radio and we have three...