The board of directors of Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC) has named Jeffrey L. Hewitt as its new president.

Chairman of the board Chairman Mike McGrevey commented on the appointment:

“Jeff brings a lifetime of lottery experience and has been an integral part of MLC’s senior leadership during the startup phase,” explained McGrevey.

Hewitt has been holding the position of the Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing of MLC since 2019. He had earlier worked with lotteries in Florida and Georgia.