College: Northeastern State University (Tahlequah, OK) – English Education, and Tulsa Community College – Mass Communication/Journalism
Bio: Mitch comes to TSAS after many years as a professional musician. He has formed and developed many bands over the years, often touring nationally and reaching critical acclaim for his musical quality, music marketing acumen, and community involvement. He also routinely acts as a musical ambassador for Tulsa, often traveling the country to get well-known acts from other cities to play shows and invest in the local Tulsa music scene. He has also worked in large-scale event planning, venue management, and cross promotional strategies for a wide genre of arts efforts. In addition to music, Mitch is also a professional journalist who has worked with the Tulsa Voice, This Land Press, and other publications. Before coming to TSAS as a faculty member, he also worked with Youth Services of Tulsa and as a substitute teacher for TSAS.