South Carolina Legislature

    Representative Harold Mitchell, Jr.

Representative Harold Mitchell, Jr. photo


House District 31 - Spartanburg

Personal Information

  • Exec. Dir., Regenesis Comm. Dev. Corp.
  • Residing at 412 Shaw Ave., Spartanburg
  • Born June 3, 1965 in Spartanburg
  • Son of Margaret Duckett Mitchell and the late Harold Mitchell, Sr.
  • Attended S. C. State Univ., 1984-85
  • Univ. of S. C., 1985-88
  • Attending Dominion Bible College
  • August 13, 1988 married Wanda Dawkins Mitchell, 3 children, David Benjamin, Elizabeth Ann, and Hannah Grace
  • Former member, EPA, Natl. Environmental Justice Adv. Council
  • Former member, BMW Comm. Adv. Council
  • State Competitive Initiative Task Force on Distress Com.
  • Former member, Bd. of Govs., Spartanburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Affordable Housing Coalition, S.C. Legislator of the Year, 2007
  • Housing Fin. Authority Housing Achievement Award, 2008
  • mem., Clinton Global Initiative, 2009-2016
  • Home Builders Hammer and Trowel Award, 2009
  • S.C. Educ. Assn. Retired Outstanding Serv. Award, 2009
  • S.C. Environmental Awareness Award, DNR, 2009
  • National Planning Award for Advancement Diversity & Social Change 2015, American Planning Assn.
  • National Black Caucus of State Legislators Regional Legislator of the Year Award, 2015
  • 50th Anniversary Bridge Crossing Jubilee of Bloody Sunday, Selman-To-Montgomery March, Fruit of the Labor Award for Exemplary Public Service, 2015
  • Revitalizing Vulnerable Communities Champion Award, 2016
  • Member, Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church


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