All four, who will work with former NFL player umpire Terry Killens, have risen through the NFL Officiating Development Program.
Brunson of Atlanta and Houston’s Lewis have already made history. Brunson became the SIAC’s first female official in 1995 and Lewis was the first woman to officiate in a SWAC game in 2009.
She has been working SIAC games since 2010.
Mitchell, who lives in Atlanta, and Apellaniz of Oviedo, Fla., both are in their first year in the SIAC.