Mrs. Mitchell has spent the last 10 years working in journalism and education, production, fill-in on-air personality, and teacher. Most recently she was the project manager/enrichment teacher of the No. 1 charter middle school on the South Side of Chicago. She also produced two Chicago business profile stories and a commercial. Previously, as programming assistant she aided in the launch of MeTV and MY Network. Corita has a B.A. from Columbia College Chicago. She is currently working on her master’s degree at Northwestern University’s School of Communication.