Asset Development Team

MDA’s Asset Development Division helps Mississippi communities build on their existing assets – such as distinct cultural heritage offerings, natural resources, creative talent, or small town lifestyles – and supports them as they develop those assets to increase competitiveness and improve quality of place.

Division main telephone: 601.359.3746
Fax: 601.359.1971

Name Phone Email
Chance McDavid Division Director 601.359.2659
Sonny Thomas Deputy Director 601.359.9387
Hometown Retirement
Tina Blue Hometown Retirement Manager 601.359.3447
Asset Mapping
Daryl Neely Asset Mapping, Leadership Training 601.359.9457
Aspire Mississippi
Ellen Bourdeaux Aspire Mississippi Manager 601.359.9333

Chance McDavid

Director, Asset Development