Department of Music

Michelle Bell

Michelle Bell, director of Husky Sports BandMichelle is completing her master’s degree in Wind Band Conducting at the University of Minnesota.

She previously studied at Temple University in Philadelphia. She earned her bachelor's degree in Music Education and Military Leadership from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Prior to graduate school, Michelle taught elementary school band in Fairfax, Virginia.

A first lieutenant in the Army National Guard, she works as a logistics officer in Duluth.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and training for her first marathon.