Ms. Jenny Trett serves as the Vice-Chairman for the Chickasaw Foundation. Ms. Trett is the executive officer of Internal Audit for the Chickasaw Nation. She was appointed to the position in December 2017, and oversees internal audit activities for Chickasaw Nation departments, programs and business activities. She began her career with the Chickasaw Nation in 1997 as a tribal accountant. In 2000, Ms. Trett accepted the position as director, health system finance, and after serving five years in that role, she moved into the position of administrator for the division of Treasury. Since 2012, she has served in executive officer positions for the division of organizational planning and support and the division of tribal health. Prior to her employment with the Chickasaw Nation, Ms. Trett was employed by Samson Resources Company in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Ms. Trett graduated from East Central University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. In 2009, she completed an MBA from Oklahoma State University. She is a certified public accountant (CPA) with memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants and Institute of Internal Auditors. Ms. Trett is a member of Leadership Oklahoma (class 22), Leadership Murray County, and has served on the Chickasaw Nation Boys and Girls Club executive board. Currently, she is a member of the Sulphur School board and Mercy Health Oklahoma Communities, and the chairperson for the People’s Electric Cooperative Board of Trustees.