Shelby Spurgeon is the Economic Development Director for Weakley County. She has held this position since August 2018.
Shelby graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. While in college, she completed internships with TVA, the Jackson Chamber of Commerce, and Mississippi Development Authority. She was involved in Phi Mu Sorority and was elected to be the President of the National Panhellenic Council. Shelby was inducted into the Greek Hall of Fame in March 2019. She is continuing her education with the Tennessee Certified Economic Developers Courses.