Education and Community Engagement Program Manager
Kelley Bell received her Bachelor of Arts in English Literature at Centre College, where she also began pursuing a career in nonprofit performing arts. Her background in this field spans a broad spectrum of organizations, including the Danville Community Arts Center, River North Chicago Dance Company, The Great American Brass Band Festival and the Norton Center for the Arts. She first joined the Nashville Symphony’s Education and Community Engagement Department in 2011. As program manager, Kelley continues to forge partnerships between the Symphony and local nonprofits, organizations and artists to create engaging programs for the community.
In her spare time, Kelley writes fiction and poetry, takes classes in circus arts, and reads whatever books she can find.