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Hoffman Mitchell

Mitchell Hoffman

Corporate Partnerships Fulfillment Coordinator


Phone: (616) 774-4585 ext. 3161


Number of seasons with the Griffins (including 2019-20): 2

What you love most about working for the Griffins: Fast-paced environment and making fans happy

Favorite all-time Griffins players: Dylan Larkin

Best thing about your job: Working around sports and making guests happy

Hometown: Spring Lake, Mich.

States (and provinces or countries) you've lived in: Michigan

Pets (name, type of animal): Murphy, long haired Dachshund

College degree/year/school: Grand Valley State University/Sport Management

Sports idol(s) as a youth: Steve Yzerman, Lloyd Carr

Personal/professional hero(es): My parents

First job/your age: Dishwasher, 16

Current dream job: Working for University of Michigan athletics

If you could trade places for a day with another occupation/person, what/who would it be? A professional athlete

Most exciting/unique thing you've done or place you've visited: Various long hikes in Colorado. Sky Pond!

Sports played growing up: Soccer, basketball, lacrosse

An interesting fact about you: Big lover of all genres of music

Favorite foods: Tacos, pizza, chicken pot pie

Favorite music artists: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mt. Joy, Illenium, Mumford & Sons, Post Malone

Favorite sports movie: Miracle

Favorite website: Reddit

Favorite book or author: Bill Veeck - Veeck as in Wreck

Favorite subject in elementary school: History and English

Favorite spectator sports: College football and basketball

Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): University of Michigan, Red Wings

Favorite recreational activities/hobbies: Hiking, biking, sports, video games, music

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