433 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Council Member District 3
P.O. Box 9579
Fayetteville, NC 28311
Mitch Colvin was elected the District 3 representative to the Fayetteville City Council in November 2013. He is a graduate of E.E. Smith Senior High School; John Tyler Mortuary College, with an A.A. in Funeral Service; and Fayetteville State University, with a B.A. Degree in Sociology.
In 1995, at the age of 21, Mr. Colvin assumed the operational leadership of Colvin Funeral Home, Inc. At the time he assumed control, the company was experiencing significant financial and regulatory distress. Mr. Colvin learned at an early age that being in business is not easy. Over the last 20 years, he has worked to build a strong, community oriented business, restore goodwill and address remaining legacy issues. Today, his company is a market leader in funeral home service calls. Mr. Colvin believes that hard work and commitment in the face of adversity is crucial to survival in business and life.
Mr. Colvin's City Council priorities include job creation; economic development; education and training; and the creation of a safe and secure community for all to enjoy.
He is married to Daisha S. Colvin and together they have three beautiful daughters: Porscha, Ashley and Mya. The Colvins are members of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. He is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and active in many other civic and social organizations.