Mitchell Forest Products INC is a diversified wholesaler of domestic and tropical hardwoods, specializing in the manufacture of musical instrument components, flooring, architectural mouldings, and furniture parts. Mitchell Forest Products started its lumber venture in Southern California over 20 years ago by founder Bob Mitchell. Mitchell Forest Products has expanded with offices in Michigan and West Virginia and remains a family-owned and operated business. We sell domestic and tropical hardwood lumber as well as Genuine Honduran Mahogany guitar components. Mitchell Forest Products supports responsible forest management through Chain of Custody Certification by the Rainforest Alliance to the standards of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®).
Bob Mitchell is the Founder and President of Mitchell Forest Products LLC. Bob is a graduate of Lawrence Institute of Technology with an Associates Degree in Industrial Management. Bob has serviced as President of the Los Angeles Hardwood Lumberman Club as well as President of the Hardwood Forest Foundation. He has serviced six years as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Hardwood Lumber Association also as Chairman of the Membership Committee for four years. Bob has a great interest in Rotary, where he has served two Rotary Clubs as their President. He is a major donor to the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International and is involved in local charities.
Chelsea Mitchell has been with Mitchell Forest Products since 2005 working as the office secretary. Since then she has graduated from Cal State University of Long Beach with a Bachelor’s Degree in Design; and emphasis in Industrial, Interior and Product design. Using her design background, she has worked as an event coordinator for high profile events as well as a senior design consultant at one of the leading custom furniture stores. Chelsea has joined the family business full time and manages the West Coast office in Los Angeles, California.