Director of Events
Community Development Foundation
Gina Black currently serves as Director of Events for the Community Development Foundation (CDF) in Tupelo, Mississippi. CDF is a 75-year-old organization that is consistently recognized as one of the Top 10 economic development organizations in the United States by Site Selection magazine.
Gina oversees the planning and execution of CDF events such as Business After Hours, Wake Up!, Taste of Tupelo and over 15 others. She works closely with CDF members, sponsors, and vendors to assist them with awareness, networking, educational opportunities, and leadership offerings.
Gina received her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from Mississippi State University. She and her husband have two grown children, one son-in-law, one daughter-in-law and two grandchildren. Gina enjoys shopping, painting, traveling, and spending time with family.