Vice President of Education Business Coalitions, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce & Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
Since 2011, Alysia Bell, Vice President of Education Business Coalitions, has shared her time between the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) to launch and grow ACCE’s Education and Talent Development Division (ETD). The ETD seeks to dramatically enhance the nature of business involvement in cradle to career issues at the regional, state, and national level through programs, policy, and systems change. Previously, Bell was the Vice President of Workforce Development and Administration for the Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce in Dallas County, Texas and has held positions at the Los Angeles Unified School District, Southern California Edison, and was an adjunct professor at Pepperdine University. Bell earned her B.A. from the University of Southern California and her M.A. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from Cal State University, Long Beach.