Linwood Mitchell is a Senior Management Consultant at the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center. In this role, Linwood works with new and established entrepreneurs throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania to help their businesses start, grow, and prosper. Linwood brings to the Center over 15 years of financial services and Business Banking experience where he has specialized in helping businesses gain access to capital and manage their cash flow.

Linwood is active in the greater Pittsburgh community where he was recognized by the New Pittsburgh Courier as a 50 Men of Excellence recipient in 2012. He was a participant in Leadership Pittsburgh’s LDI program and has sat on multiple local boards. With a passion for leadership and learning, he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Instructional Leadership.