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Choctaw Tribal Council


The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians is governed by a 17-member Tribal Council. The Council is responsible for passing all laws and regulations on the reservation. Council members are elected on staggered four-year terms from each of the eight communities.

Tribal Council Representatives

  • Ronnie Henry, Sr., Vice Chief, Bogue Chitto
  • Cyrus Ben, Secretary/Treasurer, Pearl River
  • Richard Isaac, Committee Systems Coordinator, Red Water
  • Roderick Bell, Bogue Chitto
  • Sammy Clemmons, Jr., Bogue Chitto
  • Robert Briscoe, Bogue Homa
  • Hilda Nickey, Conehatta
  • Randy Anderson, Conehatta
  • Troy Chickaway, Conehatta
  • Joseph Wesley, Crystal Ridge
  • Cheriena Ben, Pearl River
  • Stella York Willis, Pearl River
  • Myrtle Ben, Red Water
  • Harrison Ben, Standing Pine
  • Kevin Edwards, Standing Pine
  • Dorothy Wilson, Tucker
  • Linda McMillan, Tucker