Mr. Billy Mitchell

Phone: 906-635-5055 ext 139

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Mr. Billy Mitchell

Mr. Mitchell began working at JKL in 2008, and has had several different positions in his 10 years at JKL. Mr Mitchell has been a Middle School Paraprofessional, Middle School Academic Services Teacher, 3rd-5th Grade Academic Services Teacher, and is currently starting his 4th year as a 1st Grade Teacher. Mr. Mitchell graduated from Ferris State University with a degree in Elementary Education. During the 2014-2015 school year he was also trained as a Literacy Support Teacher through Oakland University. He is currently persuing a K-12 Administration Masters Degree from Eastern Michigan University. Mr. Mitchell resides in Rudyard with his wife Wanda. They have 4 children (Emma 10, Bryce 7, Ashlyn 6, Elsie 4). Mr. Mitchell and his family also have 12 chickens that keep them very busy! His hobby is coaching Baseball. Mr. Mitchell is a member of the American Baseball Coaches Association and Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association. He has coached the EUP Travelers American Legion Baseball team for 18 summers. His 2010 team won the Michigan American Legion Baseball Class A State Championship. He is also currently the Head JV Baseball Coach at Rudyard High School. In the summer Mr. Mitchell also helps run evaluation camps for the Atlanta Braves of the MLB.