As the proprietor of Mitchell Tax Professionals, Alvina Mitchell provides Lancaster, California, residents with tax-related services such as preparing and filing refunds. A committed self-starter, Alvina Mitchell also oversees her own investment network and, in the past, managed Alvon Mortgage Loans. From 2003 to 2005, she earned three consecutive Business Woman of the Year awards for her entrepreneurial success. She also helped to develop a Federal Housing Administration program and was twice invited to the White House.
Mitchell’s financial experience dates back to 1984, when she began working as a teller with Security Pacific National Bank. Through 11 years with the Hawthorne, California, branch, she rose to the position of supervisor and became one of the first African Americans to work in its loan department.
She earned an associate of arts from Antelope Valley College, where she double-majored in science and math, and later completed an associate of science in accounting. Beyond her professional pursuits, Alvina Mitchell enjoys staying active through roller skating and an extensive morning workout routine. She's also an avid motorcycle rider who owns a 2004 Harley-Davidson Road King.