Prior to being name the Director of Police Operations Of Auburn University Montgomery, Chief Mitchell was committed in her service to the City of Montgomery for twenty five years as the Director of the Montgomery Emergency Management Agency for the City/County, the Chief of Staff for the Montgomery Police Department, Patrol Division Commander, Detective Division Commander, Training and Recruiting Division Commander and the Juvenile Division Commander. Director Mitchell also served and managed in all of the Divisions within the Montgomery Police Department except Traffic and Special Operations.
Director Mitchell brings to her position, a mass amount of certifications in Emergency Management and Police Operations. She is a member of the National Police Chiefs Association and has received Professional Training from the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association, Advanced Leadership Management at Maxwell AFB, Basic Leadership Management at Gunter AFB, Southeastern Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar and the Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission.
Director Mitchell’s involvement in the community includes United Way, Family Sunshine Center, Sanyo, Pre-Trial Diversion Committee, Child Protect and the Department of Human Resources.
She is married to Kenneth Mitchell and has one daughter, Kendra Mitchell and is involved in her Church, St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church of Shorter, Alabama