Thursday, 02 27, 2014
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Kentucky Department of Corrections Director of Probation & Parole Roberto Rodriguez today announced the promotion of Michael Mitchell to assistant supervisor of District 19 in Louisville. District 19 is one of four supervision districts in Jefferson County. Mitchell assumed his new duties on Feb. 16.
“We are pleased to have such a dedicated officer within the district,” said Rodriguez. “I am sure he will do well in his new position as assistant supervisor.”
Mitchell began his career with the Department of Corrections in July 2007 supervising a regular felony offender caseload for the Division of Probation and Parole. In 2010, he began supervising a misdemeanor caseload. In 2012, Mitchell participated in the establishment of the SMART court probation pilot project in Jefferson County and currently supervises participants in this program.
Mitchell was named “Officer of the Year” for District 19 in 2009 and also received a Department of Corrections Hero award in 2010.
Mitchell is a 2006 graduate of the University of Louisville where he earned a bachelors degree in justice administration.