Major: Chemical Science
Mitchell was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH where he attended Xavier University for his undergraduate degree. Through his college studies, Mitchell was a pre-med student with the intention of attending medical school. He is still very interested in medicine and is keeping his options open after graduation from Notre Dame.
While in the ESTEEM program Mitchell is working on developing a precision screening method for finding potential antibiotics. He hopes to take this technology to the pharmaceutical market to provide drug companies with an efficient and financially beneficial way of finding more antibiotics to counter bacterial resistance.
Mitchell is an avid Cincinnati sports fan and never misses a Bengals game. He is also very interested in podcasts, both in listening and in production, and finally, he is a struggling-to-learn guitar player.