Steven S. Kilgore of Philadelphia has been appointed District Attorney for the Eighth Judicial District by Governor Phil Bryant effective June 13th.
He has previously served as Assistant District Attorney for the Eighth Judicial District since July 2007. He spent one year in private practice before joing the district attorney's office. He received a bachelor's degree in business administration and a juris doctorate from the University of Mississippi.
He was administered his oath of office by Chancery Judge Joseph Kilgore, his brother.