University of Southern Maine Army ROTC

CPT Pat Mitchell

Assistant Professor of Military Science

Office Location

134 School Street




CPT Pat Mitchell was born and raised in Foxboro, Massachusetts and graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2013 with a B.S. in Economics. Upon graduation, CPT Mitchell commissioned as a Transportation Officer and attended the Basic Officer Leadership Course at Fort Lee, VA. He served as a Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer, and Battalion S4 in the 593rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command at Fort Lewis, WA. After graduating from the Logistics Captain’s Career Course, CPT Mitchell served as an S3 plans officer for the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, KY. He later commanded Alpha Company, 526th Brigade Support Battalion before being assigned as an Assistant Professor of Military Science.

CPT Mitchell’s military decorations include the Expert Soldier Badge, the Pathfinder Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, and the Army Achievement Medal (2OLC).

In 2017, CPT Mitchell married his wife, Cayleigh, in Bethel, Maine, where they currently reside with their son, Theodore. Together they enjoy camping, skiing and hiking throughout Northern New England.