Toby Perkins, Chairperson

Toby Perkins, Chairperson

Seat: #1

15810 CR 1569
Ada, OK 74820
Cell: (580) 399-2606
toby.perkins@chickasaw.net

Chickasaw Lineal Ancestors:

  • Tia Juana (Wiley) Perkins, Mother
  • (Angie) Emmeline Matha (Jimmy) Wiley, Grandmother
  • Eula (Greenwood) and Johnson Jimmy, Great Grandparents
  • Nancy (Moore) and Sim Greenwood, Great-Great Grandparents

Type of Tribal Involvement:

  • Elected to Chickasaw Tribal Legislature, January 2011 – present
  • Chairperson, October 2018 – present
  • Secretary, October 2016 – October 2018
  • Chairperson – Finance Committee, October 2012 – October 2016

Education:

  • Associate of Science Degree, Occupational Health and Safety, Oklahoma State University
  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Business Administration, Oklahoma State University

Goals:
As a Legislator I will work for:

  • Every Chickasaw child and young adult receiving a quality education and reaching their potential.
  • Every Chickasaw elder to be well cared for and living a quality and independent life.
  • Easily accessible, quality healthcare for every Chickasaw.
  • The improvement and expansion of programs that serve all Chickasaw Citizens.

Family and Activities:

  • My family includes my wife Alesha, and our children; daughter Elizabeth Dempsey and son-in-law Branum, son Cash Freeman and daughter-in-law Jessica; and grandchildren Colton, Laken, Tinley, Evyn, Andrew and Patrick.
  • Board member of Ada Regional United Way, 2005-present.
  • I attend First Baptist Church of Ada and serve on the Stewardship committee.
  • I enjoy spending time with my family and riding my Harley.