Mitch Mitchell

City Council
Title: Councilman
Phone: 425-503-0949
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Mitch Mitchell took office as a member of City Council in December 2020. He is a proud graduate of Robert Smalls High School and South Carolina State College, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and was commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. States Marines Corps.

Councilman Mitchell lived a dual professional career as a military officer and commercial airline pilot. After 33 years of military service, he retired from the U.S. Air Force as a major general. After more than 34 years as a commercial airline pilot, he retired from Alaska Airlines as a senior captain and the Federal Aviation Administration as a pilot check airman.

He has served as a Beaufort History Museum and Penn Center trustee, Beaufort County Planning commissioner and community organizer. 

Councilman Mitchell and his wife, Kelly, are the proud parents of three sons, three daughters-in-law, and five grandchildren.


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