Eugene Nix, Mayor
Eugene Nix was elected to Seat 2 and sworn into office April 03, 2014. He was named Mayor by the Council on May 17, 2016. Mr. Nix is a local businessman and is the proprietor of Nix Construction Company, LC a General Contracting firm licensed by the State of Florida for over 35 years. He established his business in 1976 after being honorably discharged from the United States Navy Seabees.
Mr. Nix is a life long resident of Orange Park and a long time advocate of the Town of Orange Park serving on numerous Advisory Boards & Committees prior to seeking election to the Town Council.
Eugene and his wife Marilyn, also a life long resident, have been married for 40 years; have three grown children and three grandchildren.
He has been involved in many organizations, both Professional and Civic. Professional affiliations include being a past member of the National Association of Home Builders, Florida Home Builders Association and the Northeast Home Builders Association, having served on its Board of Directors and is the Past Chairman of the Clay Builders Council. Civic affiliations include being a former member of the Orange Park Lions Club, serving on their Board of Directors and its Past Treasurer, current member of Loyal Order of Moose and the Historical Society of Orange Park. Eugene has served the Town of Orange Park in many capacities including the Planning & Zoning Board for five years and serving as it Chairman for two years.