David Mitchell | Feb. 20, 2017 | Kent State University

New Face

David Mitchell

General Manager
Performing Arts Center
Tuscarawas Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION:

I manage and oversee the evaluation, selection and contract process for special events, presentations, performances and facility usage of our 1,100-seat theatre. I also plan and direct all center activities through a team of administrative, professional and support staff, and oversee personnel administration and professional development of staff.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

December 2015

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

Universal Protection Service and Broadway Across America

LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

I like that we provide access to the arts for both the university community as well as the community at large.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

The commitment to the arts at the Regional Campuses.

RESIDES IN:

In the process of relocating to Tuscarawas County from Louisville, Kentucky.

HOMETOWN:

Uniontown, Ohio

EDUCATION:

MBA, Indiana University – Southeast; BSBA in Management, Ohio Northern University

HOBBIES:

I enjoy spending time with my family, a cappella music and sitting in a theatre (landed the right job for that!)