Mitchell Draizin is founder and President of Longview Capital Advisors, Inc. which serves as investment and mortgage banker to NYC mid-market real estate developers, operators and owner users.

He received his BA from George Washington University and his MBA from the Owen School of Management at Vanderbilt University.

Mitch has been actively involved at board level and in some cases co-founder in several national and local philanthropic, education, and political initiatives and programs among which are: The Congressional Award Foundation; Point Foundation; Lambda Legal; New Leaders Council; Truman Security Project-CNP; State Innovation Exchange (SiX); Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee LGBT Council; New York City Mayor’s Fund Financial Literacy Project; Thalia Spanish Theater NYC; City University of NY (CUNY) LGBT Leadership Program and Hunter College President’s Advisory Board for its LGBT Public Policy Center. He is a co-founder of the future Bronx LGBT Center as well as the CUNY One Year Internship Program and the NYC Hispanic Cultural Center.

He created and teaches a Financial Literacy Senior year course at Hunter Manhattan Science High School.