Desmund Mitchell has been a member of the Parkour community since he co-founded the Houston Parkour group in 2007. Since then he has worked with several organizations in the Texas and international community to help spread awareness of parkour in and around Houston. A self-proclaimed auto-didactic jack of many trades, Desmund is an avid reader, chess player, martial artist, and amateur magician/hypnotist.

When not training some form of movement, Desmund spends his time working on a degree in psychology. "The mind and body must work together as one. Only when we find the balance between them can we truly progress."