Mitchell first worked at the Kosciusko County Convention and Visitors Bureau as an intern from February through August 2016 while attending Ivy Tech Community College. In 2016, he transferred to Grace College where he graduated with a bachelor's degree in Communication and a minor in Public Relations. While at Grace College, Mitchell continued to do contract work for the CVB. In January 2019, Mitchell started full-time as the Marketing and Communications Manager at the CVB. Mitchell enjoys quality time with family and friends, kayaking, photography, and reading.