Profiles of a Nation

Meet Our People – The Enduring Spirit of the Chickasaw Nation

A thousand different voices call the Chickasaw tribe their own: artists, designers, engineers and leaders echo a spirit of fortitude passed down from their ancestors. They are Chickasaw, a living embodiment of what it means to be different but unified. These are their lives: Profiles of a Nation.


Paula Vanbuskirk

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As Chief of Dental Services at the Chickasaw Nation, Dr. Paula Vanbuskirk is dedicated to the health and well-being of the nation's youngest citizens.