Mrs. Bell has a multifaceted skill base, a diverse career background and advanced business and management experience. She has over 14 years of experience in emergency planning, response and recovery, program development and management with expertise in the administration of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)’s Federal Grant Programs. She has managed billions in disaster grant funds and provided grant administration and recovery efforts. Mrs. Bell has worked with a particular focus on such areas as project administration and coordination, policies, planning, oversight of daily activities, compliance and monitoring, and business operations and process improvement.

Mrs. Bell’s invaluable experience includes providing technical, fiscal, and management assistance to grantees and sub-grantees; and federal, state and local governmental entities.