Mr. Mitchell returns to Laurel Ridge after spending two years teaching in Singapore. He was previously a math teacher for the first three years that our school was open. He is now in his 10th year in education after having spent time teaching in Reno, Nevada and Tualatin, Oregon prior to coming to Laurel Ridge.

Mr. Mitchell completed his Bachelor's degree in Speech Communication at Oregon State University, his Masters in Teaching at Pacific University, and, most recently, his Initial Administrative License at George Fox University. He will be retunring to George Fox this winter to start work on his Continuing Administrative License. 

During his free time, Mr. Mitchell enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family and friends. His wife is an educator in the Portland area and his two boys, ages four and seven keep life exciting and entertaining

Mr. Mitchell is very excited to be back at Laurel Ridge and to get to work with this amazing community of students staff and parents. Mr. Mitchell's focuses for the year will be on discipline and attendance, as well as supporting Ms. Salm and the staff in providing the best education to our students as possible.