They set the bar high — as role models and difference makers in their communities. These Chickasaw women hold the culture and traditions of the Chickasaw Nation close to their hearts and we salute their personal accomplishments. Learn more about the annual Dynamic Women of the Chickasaw Nation honorees.
Every year, the Chickasaw Nation honors a woman who represents its strong matriarchal heritage at the Dynamic Women of the Chickasaw Nation Conference. Honoree Millie Blackmon, CEO of the Wewoka Indian Health Center, was on hand to speak to the participants. Other guests included artists Margaret Roach Wheeler and Brenda Kingery, tribal legislator Nancy Elliott and National Indian Gaming Commission Vice-Chair Steffani Cochran.