“The Pain of Change is Difficult, but the Pain of Remaining the Same is Extremely Difficult.”
– Herman Pierite, Sr.
He believes that Indian Country is stronger when united... There is power in numbers!
Our Priorities & Values
Chairman Pierite prioritizes supporting Tribal women and youth, protecting Tribal lands and waterways, upholding treaty rights, and centering the voices and priorities of all tribal nations.
Strengthening Tribal Sovereignty
Expanding Programs of Support
Protecting the Environment & Our Lands
Addressing Climate Change
Advocating Renewable Energy Development
Marshall Pierite is the proud Chairman and CEO of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana whose reservation is located in Marksville, Louisiana. For more than 30 years, he has held several elected positions on the Tribal Council including Secretary-Treasurer, Vice-Chairman and Chairman of the Tribe.