Jake Mitchell - WorldStrides

Senior Vice President, Discoveries Programs

Jake joined WorldStrides in 2009, leading efforts in business analysis and operations. In 2012, he brought his skills to the account management team, providing program planning and executive oversight for all customer relationship management for Discoveries programs. Prior to joining WorldStrides, Jake began his career in the United States Marine Corp, rising to the rank of Captain. This was followed by investment banking experience in mergers and acquisitions with Wachovia Securities. His education includes a Bachelor of Science from the United States Naval Academy, and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

Jake is an accomplished outdoorsman and nature enthusiast. He also enjoys spending quality family time with his wife and three children.