Mitchell Prather


Hometown: River Rouge, Michigan a suburb outside of Motown (aka Detroit).

Education: San Diego State University – Political Science & Marketing (supplemented by Beach Studies).

Role at Djembe Communications: Vice Chairman.

Specialties: Reputation management, international stakeholder engagement, brand building, corporate and financial communications.

Experience: I have over 24 years of cross border communications working in all key regions of the globe covering all aspects of the communications spectrum.

PR Passion: I believe through effective communications, we have the power to make a positive impact on the challenges our clients and the communities they work in face in today’s complicated world, truly helping them realize their full potential.

Dream Job: Secretary General of the United Nations.

Best Way to Unwind from PR: To travel and experience new cultures first hand.

Memorable PR Homerun: This is yet to come, as I am really passionate about Djembe’s future potential to make a difference in the communities across Africa.

Favorite City for Business Travel: London.

Twitter or Facebook: I still prefer phone calls.

Social Media of Choice: Twitter.

Window or Aisle: Window.