Beth Mitchell has been active with coastal issues more than twenty years and has lived on east coast of Florida for over thirty five years. She has been the Executive Director of the Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce since 2000. Prior to that she worked with American Coastal Engineering as the VP of operations, and dedicated her efforts to alternative technology for erosion control on the beaches with submerged breakwater technology. She was unopposed in her first term as an Inlet Commissioner and begins serving her fourth four year term November 2016, representing Indian River County. Beth has been an avid sailor, beachcomber, and fisherwoman and clammer. She loves the Atlantic Ocean and her grandchildren!