Adrianne Chalepah is a graduate of government boarding school and originally from Anadarko, Oklahoma. While attending college, she made her stage debut and studied journalism, film-making, and American Indian Studies. In 2009 she graduated Magna Cum Laude and in 2010 her comedy career took off when she teamed up with the popular comedy troupe "49 Laughs Comedy." Since then, Chalepah's performances have gained recognition, landing her features in magazines and on television. In 2012, she was honored to open up for the First Lady Michelle Obama. In 2017, she was published in a couple highly-praised books "Funny Girl" and "#NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women." Chalepah is an enrolled member of the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma. She is also Plains Apache.