President

Fiesta President, Buck Mitchell

Buck Mitchell is a Pensacola native and is passionate about the Pensacola Area.  Buck is the owner, with his family, of the Historical Seville Quarter and The District Steakhouse in Downtown Pensacola.  Buck graduated from Pensacola State College with an Associates of Arts Degree, studying Art & World History and Hospitality Management at Florida State University.  Buck is currently the Seville Quarter Marketing & Entertainment Director.

Buck is involved in many community and charity organizations including: serving in many leadership roles with Fiesta Pensacola, a member of the Fiesta Board of Governors.  The 2006 Chairman and the current Vice President, Board of Directors for The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, 4 term Board Member and the 2012 President of the Pensacola Council of the Navy League, Tournament Chairman Miller Thriller Tennis Classic, Scroll Barer in the 1978 Fiesta Children’s Court and 2015 Court of DeLuna Padre.

In 2010, Buck received the Freedoms Foundation Liberty Bell Award for support, generosity and unwavering dedication to serving our community.

Buck and his wife Jennifer have two children, Turner (19) and Callie (17).