Coach Mitchell graduated from Model in 2009. While at Model he played on the varsity baseball team for four years. After graduation, he attended Shorter University on a baseball scholarship for three years and then transferred to Berry College to complete his degree in Middle Grades Education.
Coach Mitchell returned to the Model community this year as a 4th-grade teacher at Johnson Elementary. For the past four years, Coach Mitchell taught 6th and 8th-grade math in Chattooga County. While at Chattooga he held the head coaching position for the middle school softball team for four years, was the head middle school boys basketball coach for one season, and was the head baseball coach at Chattooga High School for the previous three years, reaching the postseason the last 2 of those.
Coach Mitchell and his wife, Nikki (MHS C/O 2011), are both extremely happy to be back to their home and hope to be able to give back to the community in all the ways it has helped and supported them.