Chief Operating Officer
Community Development Foundation
Shane Homan currently serves as Chief Operating Officer for the Community Development Foundation (CDF) in Tupelo, Mississippi. CDF is a 72-year old organization that is consistently recognized as one of the Top 10 economic development organizations in the United States by Site Selection magazine.
One of Shane’s proudest accomplishments is being on the economic development team that recruited Toyota to Northeast Mississippi in 2007 and on the retention team that saved the 1,200-employee Cooper Tire plant in Tupelo in 2008. He also led the team that obtained U.S. Foreign Trade Zone approval to remove the inverted tariff relief for area furniture manufactures, saving some 950 jobs.
Shane completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Mississippi where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration. He is married and has four children. Shane attends and is very active at the Orchard Church.