Ben Mitchell is the co-founder of Student Mentoring Services, a groundbreaking educational consulting firm that helps learning disabled students transition to a university experience and uses web-based technology to individually mentor students.
Previously, Mitchell worked for 13 years at Landmark College in Putney, Vermont—the nation's premier university for students with learning disabilities and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. He served as an English professor and director of admissions and contributed to Landmark's transition to a technology-rich environment, designed writing courses for the Language Intensive Curriculum and shaped the enrollment communications of the college.
He has written numerous articles in education journals and regional newspapers and is also an author and editor of a Landmark Press book series about learning disabilities.
Mitchell holds degrees in both education and writing from Goddard College.