Shane Hooper is a graduate of Itawamba Agricultural High School and David Lipscomb University in Nashville. After graduation, he served his country as an officer in the United States Marine Corps.
He has served the community as past-president of the Tupelo Rotary Club, Gardner-Simmons Home for Girls, United Way of Northeast Mississippi, Good Samaritan Free Clinic and Sanctuary Hospice House, and as chairman of the Community Development Foundation (CDF), and chairman of the Planning and Property Division of CDF.
Shane has received the “Rotarian of the Year” award and the “Tupelo’s Top Twenty Young Professionals” award.
He is a board member of The Health Care Foundation of North Mississippi, North Mississippi Health Services, Health Link / Acclaim, and North Mississippi Medical Center.
Shane is serving a nine-year appointment by Gov. Phil Bryant to the Board of Trustees of the Institutions of Higher Learning for the State of Mississippi.