Steven Blaylock has been appointed as president for the Health Care Foundation of North Mississippi, and vice president for North Mississippi Health Services.

Blaylock joined NMHS in 2007 as a Development Officer and was promoted to Executive Director of Philanthropy in 2017.

Blaylock holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Mississippi and a master’s degree in health care administration from the University of Mississippi. He completed his post-graduate studies in management at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

He is a graduate of the Jim Ingram Leadership Institute through the Community Development Foundation and serves on the Community Leadership Institute Selection Committee.

He completed Leadership Mississippi, a program of the Mississippi Economic Council, in 2016. He serves on several community and state boards of directors, including vice president of the Mississippi Association of Fundraising Professionals. He is a member of Kiwanis International and teaches Sunday School at Brewer United Methodist Church.

He and his wife, Stacy Buse Blaylock, have three children.