2010 Hall of Fame

They walk toward excellence where others stand still, leading by quiet example while teaching us that a life journey well-traveled is better than any destination of accolades. Join us in honoring the 2010 inductees to the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame.

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Colbert F. Hackler

Cherished elder who used his talents and passion for music to pursue a career in music education
He is a Chickasaw music educator and performing violinist musician whose career spanned over 60 years.


Helped pave the way for Chickasaw prosperity into the new American century of the 1800s
Chickasaw Leader, Piominko, was born around 1750 at Chokkilissa'- Old Town, Mississippi.

Margaret Roach Wheeler

Award winning artistry using modern technology to help her with an ancient pastime
As an award-winning weaver, Margaret Wheeler balances fashion with art and her weavings have been features in museums across the United States.