Trustee Mitchell

Trayshawn M. W. Mitchell

Urbana-Champaign university

Mr. Trayshawn M. W. Mitchell is from Harvey, Illinois, and is currently a senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is working towards the completion of a triple major studying political science, economics, and communication as well as completing the media sales certificate program. During his time on campus, he has been heavily involved in campus affairs through many roles, such as president of Men of Impact, internal affairs chair of 100 Strong Retention Program, advertising sales representative for Illini Media Company, resident advisor for Graduate Upper-Division, and programming chair for MA’AT Black Student Union.  This will be Mr. Mitchell's second term as student trustee.

Mr. Mitchell believes in the importance of working hard as a student and being a solid leader and example of good citizenship for his fellow peers, especially young men. He has future hopes of working in politics, as an entrepreneur, author, or in media.