|Maine Senate District 24|
Mitchell graduated from Furman University with her Bachelor's degree and North Carolina with her Master's Degree. Mitchell later earned her law degree from Maine Law.
Mitchell is a practicing Attorney and a former teacher.
Mitchell represented Maine Senate District 24. District 24 includes a portion of Kennebec County.
Mitchell did not seek re-election to the 24th District Seat in 2010, although she was eligible to do so. She instead ran unsuccessfully for Governor of Maine. Paul LePage ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
Mitchell raised $21,518 for her campaign.
|Maine State Senate, District 24|
|Elizabeth Mitchell (D)||12,321|
|Kimberly Davis (R)||7,208|
In an investigation, Maine Watchdog looked at the contributions to all Maine gubernatorial candidates and found that the largest share of Mitchell’s campaign funds were MCEA matching funds at $1,512,000.00. Her total contributions, as of October 2010, for the campaign were $1,626,100.00.
In 2008 Elizabeth Mitchell collected $22,497 in donations. 
Her largest contributors in 2008 were:
Elizabeth is married to Jim Mitchell. They have four children and reside in Vassalboro, Maine.
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 1996
- Mitchell's gubernatorial campaign twitter
- State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record
- "Maine Senate" Senator Listing by County
- Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Official 2008 State House Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Follow the Money's report on Mitchell's 2008 campaign contributions
- "Gubernatorial Contribution Analysis," Maine Watchdog, October 7, 2010
- 2008 contributors to Elizabeth Mitchell
|Maine Senate District 24
| Succeeded by|
Roger Katz (R)