... and he likes it.
NCAA has anointed Mitchell to be the official bug-up-our-ass. This guy is just the master of getting these patronage jobs. For example, he was on the board of directors of Xerox Corp (based on what knowledge/experience?).
Oh, by the way, his wife (25 years his junior) is a sports management consultant. How much work ($$$) will be thrown her way? This REEKS of conflict of interest! Here is a link to an old article about his wifey...