Michelle Bell

Director of Resource Development & Marketing Communications

Joining the Trellis team in August 2021 as the Director of Resource Development and Communications, Michelle brings a passion for the work at hand knowing that home ownership brings stability and opportunity to individuals, families, and communities. She is excited to bring new partnerships to Trellis and connect more donors and organizations to our mission and has a profound respect for those who have helped underserved and underrepresented communities find a place to call home.

Michelle has extensive experience in revenue generation, marketing, communications and education and she recently served as the Associate Director of Annual Giving & Strategic Engagement at the University of Colorado and led the annual giving, marketing, events, and donor relations efforts for the Athletics department. With a degree in Speech Communications from University of Northern Colorado, Michelle has also worked for organizations such as Sprint, Time Warner, and Ameritech, and in K-12 education in Colorado and Arizona. Michelle, her husband, and daughter are all committed to public service and are happy to call the Valley home.