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Mitchell Gehrisch


Mitchell GehrischDirector of Member Relations

Mitchell Gehrisch joined DMAI in 2009.  As manager of member relations, Mitchell serves as the main point of contact for incoming member inquiries and oversees a variety of DMAI member-focused initiatives in addition to building strong member relations through excellent servicing. Originally from Ohio, Mitchell is a 2008 graduate of Ohio University with a Bachelor degree in Political Science.

Get to know Mitchell

Hometown: Dover, OH

Nickname: Junior

First job in the tourism industry: DMAI all the way

Three things that are always in your suitcase: Water bottle, disposable tooth brush, headphones

Best travel tip: Wait to take your Ambien after the wheels are up!

Aisle or window: Aisle for easy mobility to exit, lavatory, snack cart, overhead bins, etc.

Planes, trains or automobiles: Planes

What do you do with your free time: Enjoy spending time with my family, dog and watching athletics

Favorite quote: I expected the Rocky Mountains to be a little rockier than this – Harry Dunne

If you could have a super power, what would it be: Omnilinguilism

Three most commonly used apps on your phone: ESPN, Spotcycle, Pandora