Born in Buffalo, N.Y., George Joseph “Joe” Mitchell was raised in DeKalb, where he is the bi-vocational co-pastor of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church.
He earned a Business Management degree from Judson College and a Masters of Divinity from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. He completed his doctorate in divinity at the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University.
He and his wife Andria have been married for more than 15 years. He is the proud father of Nevaeh, Joseph and Nadia.