Erin Mitchell is originally from Lampasas, Texas. She earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Molecular Biology from The University of Texas at Austin in 1999. Erin worked in a biological lab for five years before attending PA school at East Carolina University where she earned her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies in 2006. She has worked in cardiothoracic surgery since 2007 and joined CTVS in March 2013. In addition, she is a member of the Central Texas Physician Assistant Society.