Dr. Steve Demetropoulos was elected as Pascagoula’s Mayor in February 2020. His goals as Mayor include attracting economic developers, revitalizing neighborhoods, and improving communication within the city. Dr. Demetropoulos earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. Dr. Demetropoulos worked for many years as an ER physician with Singing River Health System and now works at the Singing River Medical Clinic in Ocean Springs. Dr. Demetropoulos has won multiple awards throughout his career including the Mississippi State Medical Association’s Excellence in Wellness Award for his efforts to make communities smoke-free. Dr. Demetropoulos is a member of First Presbyterian Church and is a participant in the Youth For Christ – Juvenile Detention Center.