Preston Mitchum Biography
Preston Mitchum a native of Ohio, is an American attorney, queer advocate, and activist. He is the founder of PDM Consulting, a consulting firm aiming to present and empower Black people, LGBTQ+ people, and young people.
He is set to appear in the reality tv show Summer House: Marthar’s Vineyard premiering on May 7, on Bravo. Preston has previously worked as a Director of Advocacy and Government Affairs at The Trevor Project. The organization is the world’s largest suicide prevention and mental health organization for LGBTQ young people. In August 2017, he joined Georgetown University Law Center as an Adjunct Professor of Law.
In addition, he has previously served as a Director of Public Policy at URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity and as a Senior Legal & International Policy Analyst at Advocates for Youth. Mitchum was the first openly LGBTQ chair of the Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division.
He was named D.C.’s Most Committed Activist by Washington Blade in 2021. Mitchum has been featured in various magazines including, The Root, The Atlantic, CNN, The Washington Post, and BET.com. In addition, he was named 2020 Best LGBTQ Lawyers Under 40 by the National LGBTQ+ Bar Association.
Preston Mitchum Education
Preston went to Trotwood-Madison High School where he graduated in 2004. He joined Kent State University. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, concentrating on Public Policy. Preston earned his Juris Doctor from North Carolina Central University School of Law. In 2012, he received his Master of Laws degree in Law and Government from the American University Washington College of Law.
Preston Mitchum Age
Mitchum was born on March 3, 1986, in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. He is 37 years old as of 2023.
Preston Mitchum Height
Mitchum stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 11 inches and is of moderate weight. His hair is black and paired well with his brown eyes. Further details about his body measurements will be updated.
Preston Mitchum Family
Mitchum was born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio, United State. He was born to his mother Carla Postell and his father whose name is currently unavailable. He was raised alongside his two older sisters LeShauna and Ebony. His younger brother Paris passed away when Mitchum was still in middle school. He has a tattoo of Paris on his right arm.
Preston Mitchum Dating
Preston is openly gay and an LGBTQ activist. He came out through a Facebook post seven years after he first logged in. The post stated that he was gay and had been for a long time. He went on to say, I recognize that this may be a shock to some of you, but I would be remiss to only share half of me.” He has disclosed that coming out was liberating for him. Preston has been in a relationship with his partner Donald for two years.
Preston Mitchum Summer House: Marthar’s Vineyard
Mitchum is one of the cast members appearing in Bravo’s reality show Summer House: Martha’s Vineyard. The show is a spinoff of the reality show Summer House. The show features an all-black cast as they enjoy their vacation in Martha’s Vineyard, an island south of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The island is one of the first destinations that African-American people visited and also purchased land. Also appearing on the show are; Nick Arrington, Jasmine Ellis Cooper, Silas Cooper, Jordan, Emanuel, Bria Fleming, Shanice Henderson, and Amir Lancaster.
Preston Mitchum Net Worth
His net worth is still under review and will be updated soon.