Grover C. Robinson, IV is a seventh generation Pensacolian who grew up in Escambia County. Graduating Summa cum Laude from Birmingham Southern College in 1992, Mayor Robinson obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.
Prior to taking office, Mayor Robinson served as Escambia County Commissioner from 2006-2018 and has an extensive history of service to the Pensacola Community which includes serving on the City of Pensacola’s Planning Board from 2002-2005.
Mayor Robinson has won awards for his community involvement and service including the Joe Oldmixon Service Award, the Presidential Advocate Award and Leadership Pensacola. In addition, he has a variety of Certificates of Appreciation and Recognition including the Special Congressional Recognition Certificates from both the Florida Senate and House of Representatives.
He is actively involved with a large variety of community organizations and holds positions on Baptist Healthcare Foundation and Pensacola State College Boards. He is married to Jill Robinson and has two children, Grover V and Anna Lowery. He and his family are active parishioners at the Christ Episcopal Church.