Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone took office on Jan. 1, 2012. Previously, he served since 2001 as Babylon Town Supervisor.
Bellone is a graduate of North Babylon High School and he earned a BA degree at Queens College in 1991. Enlisting in the US Army in 1992, Bellone served as a Communications Specialist stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. During his service in the Army, he was awarded commendations for meritorious service and earned a Masters Degree in Public Administration by attending night classes at Webster University. Bellone earned his Law degree from Fordham University and was admitted to the N.Y. bar in 1999.
He resides in West Babylon with his wife Tracey and their two daughters, Katherine Ann and Mollie Elizabeth.