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  • 2017 High School Senior Assistance
    Through the Academic Year

    Enrolled Wichita tribal members may apply for assistance with senior pictures, graduation announcements, and/or a class ring.

    More information can be found here.

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  • Annual Meeting
    July 15, 2017

    The 2017 Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m.  An agenda will be posted in the upcoming months.  Please mark your calendars. 

  • Wichita Annual Dance
    August 10-13, 2017

    More information to come in the upcoming months. 

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    May 9, 2017 10:01 PM

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    The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes accepting applications for Grant Writer/Compliance Officer. Applications available at the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes or www.wichitatribe.com. For information call (405) 247-2425. Indian Preference applies. Closing date is April 28, 2017 at 5 p.m.    

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Gaming Commission





Serving as The Wichita and Affiliated Tribe's regulatory arm in gaming, the Wichita Gaming Commission (WCG) formulates and interprets policy and is responsible for implementing the rules and regulations through the four guiding documents for the Wichita and Affiliated Tribe's Gaming Enterprises, listed under Goal 1) a, b, c, and d.


1.  To regulate the gaming operations by assuring compliance with:

    a) Regulations of the National Indian Gaming Commission's (NIGC) Minimum Internal Control                 Standard (MICS) and the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), 

    b) the Wichita Gaming Ordinance, 

    c) Tribal Internal Control Standards (TICS), and

    d) the Tribal-State Compact between the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes and the State of Oklahoma.

2.  To ensure that the Tribe's gaming enterprises are effectively regulated to shield from organized crime         or other corrupting influences.

3.  To ensure that gaming licenses are issued with thorough background investigations and suitability           determinations made in a timely manner.

4.  To continue to ensure integrity and fairness in all gaming activities conducted within the tribal               gaming enterprises.


Mission Statement

The WGC shall endeavor to protect the assets of the tribe's gaming enterprises and regulate all forms of permissible and authorized gaming within the jurisdiction of the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes.

The WGC shall also act to promote integrity, security, honesty, and fairness of the of the tribe's gaming enterprises and administration by ensuring adequate internal controls are enforced.

The WGC is empowered to issue Gaming Facility Licenses, Employee Gaming Licenses, Vendor Gaming Licenses, and work permits.

The WGC conducts comprehensive background investigations on all Primary Management Officials, Key, Non-Key employees of the Gaming Enterprises, and makes suitability determinations for individual gaming licenses in accordance with the Wichita Gaming Ordinance. Management and key employees' background applications are then sent to the National Indian Gaming Commission Field Office in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, for review and approval.

The WGC will receive appeals and hold hearings for revoked or suspended gaming licenses.

The WGC ensures that the established accounting and cash controls are audited internally and externally routinely. The WGC requires the Gaming Enterprises to comply with Security and Surveillance standards in accordance with all the required regulations.

The WGC conducts investigations of possible violations and takes appropriate enforcement action with respect to the Wichita Tribal Gaming Ordinance and applicable regulations.

The WGC ensures gaming manufactures and the Gaming Facility Operator take appropriate actions to safeguard gaming devices and they are not susceptible to any cheating methods. And that the gaming machines comply with all applicable technical standards.

The WGC also cooperates with other Tribal gaming regulatory offices and all law enforcement agencies. WGC also ensures that the gaming facilities are constructed, maintained, and operated in a manner that adequately protects the environment of the public health and safety.




Sandra Wilson, Chair

Pamela Pogue, Vice Chair

Angela Apauty, Secretary

Patricia East-Smith, Treasurer


WGC Office

Theresa Smith, Executive Director

Jana Noonan, Administrative Manager

Caroline Wilson, Vendor License Investigator

E'vonne Zumwalt, Employee License Investigator

Jessica Ward, Internal Audit

Julia Lewis, Administrative Assistant


WGC Compliance

Vacant, Director

Lawrence Snake, Officer


WGC Surveillance

Steve Fouts, Director

Bryan Schwab, Assistant Director



Employment Application for all positions



Class C - Gaming Machine/Equipment Vendors
Class D - Gaming Related Vendors, Lenders, Developers (excluding gaming machine/equipment vendors)
Class C / Class D Technician  
Class F- Non Gaming Vendor
Class F Technician


Contact Information

Wichita Gaming Commission
121W. Main 
Anadarko, Oklahoma 73005

Telephone: 405-247-4866
Fax: 405-247-5966