Mitchell’s work with USApple includes providing support to the association’s communications, grassroots and political action committee efforts and assisting with USApple programs and events including Capitol Hill Day, NextGen and the USAppleTracker report. Mitchell is also responsible for USApple’s financial and office management.

Prior to joining USApple, Mitchell served as the office administrator for the National Communication Association where he worked extensively with the governance and finance departments. He holds a Master of Public Policy, with a concentration in environmental policy, from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Communication from the California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.