Ropes Independent School District, Alumni of the Month
Robert Mitchell, D.O. graduated from Ropes in 2003. After graduation from Ropes, he attended Texas A&M University, where he graduated with a B.S. in chemistry in 2007.
In 2013, Robert graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center – Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. While in medical school he was in the Rural Scholars Program, was the president of the school’s Rural Health Organization, and was chosen to be the student representative to the National Rural Health Association. He was also the Mission Trip coordinator for 2 years, in charge of leading up to 100 students and doctors on medical mission trips to foreign countries. On graduation, he was honored with the Elizabeth P. Levy Award for excellence in Rural Medicine.