J.D. Mitchell is a retired registered professional engineer in Oregon and Washington and has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington. He has also completed his Master of Biblical Studies in Biblical Creation Apologetics from Master’s Graduate School of Divinity.
He is Executive Director of the Institute for Creation Science of Oregon, and speaks and writes regarding the creation versus evolution controversy as a part of his creation science ministry (Creation Engineering Concepts). He is also a member of the Design Science Association of Oregon and The Creation Research Society . He has been researching the scientific and biblical evidence regarding the creation vs. evolution controversy since 1984 when he was converted from a theistic evolutionist to a born again* Christian.
J.D. founded Creation Engineering Concepts in 2004 and he founded The Institute for Creation Science in 2005. He published The Creation Dialogues in 2010 and Discovering the Animals of Ancient Oregon in 2013. Guidebook to North American Dinosaurs According to Created Kinds was published in early 2014. He published The Creation Dialogues – 2nd Edition also in 2014.
*(See John 3:3, 2 Corinthians 5:17, Ephesians 4:24, 1 Peter 1:23 etc.)