Mitesh was born and raised in the Cleveland area. He attended a private boarding school in Ohio, Western Reserve Academy, to complete his high school education. He entered Northwestern University as part of the Honors Program in Medical Education (HPME), a combined BA/MD program allowing him to graduate in three years with a guaranteed acceptance to Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine. Mitesh graduated from Northwestern University in 2016 with a BA in Economics and minor in Spanish, and he is now a medical student at Feinberg.
As an undergrad, Mitesh interned at Goldman Sachs as a Trade Management Summer Analyst. Following graduation, Mitesh worked for one year at Strategy& (formerly known as Booz & Company) as a healthcare strategy analyst consultant.
Mitesh has tutored since high school, helping students in topics ranging from physiology to Spanish. He has also assisted with test prep, including the SAT (2390), the ACT (36), and subject tests.
Outside of school, Mitesh enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing tennis and ultimate frisbee, doing Bhangra and skiing out West, and exploring Chicago's food scene.