Mitchell is the founder of Options Risk Management. He works in book transfer at Liberty Mutual in Fairfield, Ohio and is currently attending Ivy Tech Community College. Prior to joining Liberty Mutual in September of 2016, he was an independent agent at Hummel Insurance (representing companies such as Progressive, Auto-Owners, Safeco, Western Reserve, and many others). Born in Cincinnati, OH, he has lived in southeast Indiana his entire life (near Rising Sun). His 8 year trading experience includes equities, ETFs, options, futures, forex, and even bitcoins. He started by learning technical and fundamental analysis and in recent years has studied the importance of watching unusual options activity to see where the big money is positioning. Mitchell ran a premium trading subscription service from the start of 2013 through August 2015 where he provided market insight to 100+ members. Early in 2014, he started teaching on an individual basis via 1 on 1 equity/options mentoring. These customized courses help investors and traders learn technical/fundamental analysis, trading on unusual options activity, options basics to advanced strategies, options greeks, volatility, and positioning for earnings and other catalysts. Mitchell is also a contributor to TraderPlanet, See It Market, and TalkMarkets (previously at Seeking Alpha and TheStreet.com).