Deidra Moss "Dee" Mitchell was a character on the UPN series, "Moesha" on seasons 1-5, recurring in season 6, She was portrayed by Sheryl Lee Ralph.
Deidra Moss 'Dee' Mitchell was a teacher at her stepddaughter, Moesha's school, Crenshaw High School. She became the faculty advisor for the school newspaper "Cry of the Cougar" and was later promoted to vice-president. Even Moesha didn't see eye to eye with her new stepmom, they had a close relationship.
Later on in the series, Dee was offered a full-time education position in Jamaica, but she later returned for Dorian's high school graduation.
The series was revamped and Dee was eventually phased out of the series for season 6 but she would appear as a recurring character in season 6. Dee returned back to the series from Jamaica for Dorian's high school graduation.
- Frank Mitchell (husband)
- Moesha Mitchell (stepdaughter;engaged to Quinton 'Q' Brooks)
- Myles Mitchell (stepson)
- Dorian Long (stepson from Barbara Lee)