About Noo-Kayet Development Corporation

Noo-Kayet Development Corporation (NKDC) is an agency of the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe. It is responsible for establishing and overseeing economic enterprises. It is the mission of Noo-Kayet “to promote relevant, sustainable economic development and to advance the diverse, long-term economic interests of the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe.” The name “Noo-Kayet” is from the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s native language term “nəxʷqíyt” (pronounced “noo-kay-et”), which means “land of the noon day sun.”