Donnica Mitchell headshot

Donnica Mitchell currently serves as an administrative assistant for The Doerr Institute for New Leaders and has many years of administrative support experience in the areas of corporate, non-profit, and university settings. In her last position as a business services coordinator at the University of Texas at Austin, she managed an office where more than 100 continuing education students and professional development individuals would visit in a day. Aside from managing the operations for the office, Donnica played a role in the coordination of several large events such as anniversaries, staff retreats, and conventions. She created procedures to help streamline and enhance workflow for better production while enhancing a more cost-effective budget-friendly office.


Donnica's hobbies include graphic design, painting, drawing, and photography, but her all-time favorite pastime is collecting comics, action figures, statues, and movie props. She is the mother of a wonderful box turtle named Gilbert and an aunt to the best niece and nephew that are two of the greatest kids you will ever meet.