The Isle de Jean Charles band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Tribe is one of 10 state-recognized Indian tribes in Louisiana. The governing body of the Tribe consists of a traditional chief, two deputy chiefs, four council people, a tribal secretary, a council of elders, and tribal advisors. Traditionally, the Chief of the Island has many responsibilities that include procuring resources for people of the Island, escorting visitors to the Island to protect the safety of the Tribe, and organizing Tribal events and meetings. Below are current members of the Isle de Jean Charles Tribal Government:
Traditional Chief AlberT Naquin
Deputy Chief Wenceslaus Billiot Jr.
Deputy Chief Antoine Dardar
Councilman Tommy Dardar
Councilman Chris Brunet
Councilman Edison Dardar
Councilman Roy Naquin