Mills, son of Michael and Mary Ann Mills, is studying biology and plans to pursue a career in wildlife biology for the state or a federal agency. At TTU, he is a member of the student chapter of the Wildlife Society, the Fisheries Association and the Society for Conservation. He is a member of Phi Theta Kappa honor society and the Mortar Board Society.
He earned a 4.0 grade point average from Motlow State Community College during his studies for an associate degree in biology in 2011. He received a bachelor’s in biology from TTU in 2012.