Mayor Jason L. Shelton
Mayor Jason Shelton is a lifelong resident of the City of Tupelo and a product of the Mississippi public education system, having attended Tupelo High School, Itawamba Community College, Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi School of Law.
After practicing law in Tupelo for more than a decade, Jason was elected as the first mayor in the history of Tupelo from "East Tupelo."
During his time as mayor, the City of Tupelo has overcome many hardships, and also has been highly acclaimed as a 2015 All-America City and as the Mississippi Municipal League 2015 Overall Excellence Award winner.
Mayor Shelton's Initiatives
Staying on track and efficient government that delivers services but pays as it goes - the philosophy of the Administration.
Community Outreach Task Force
Marcus Gary, Coordinator
Designed to reach to every community, promote diversity and harmony within the city.
Accountability Task Force
Dr. James Coniglio, Chairman
Reviewing initiatives and services, the task force gives the administration focus.
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