Steven Palazzo is a Representative from Mississippi. He was born in Gulfport, Mississipppi on February 21, 1970.
He received his B.S. from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1994, and his M.P.A. from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1996.
He served in the United States Marine Corps Reserve from 1988-1996, and the Mississippi Army National Guard from 2007-present.
He was a member of the Mississippi state house of representatives from 2007-2010 before being elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).