Dr. Jan Bell was selected by the Miami-Dade Commission on Women as one of this year’s Women Worth Knowing. Dr. Bell was recognized at an event honoring women who have made a meaningful contribution to our community in various areas.
Dr. Bell received the recognition for her impact on education. She has been with the University for 27
years, and was instrumental in bringing our Sports Administration program to national prominence. From 1996 to present, she has held the position of Professor of Sports Administration teaching both Undergraduate and Graduate classes. Since 1988, she has served as Graduate Program Coordinator and eventually the Director of Sports Administration Programs. Her former students work throughout the country and world in the front and back offices of professional, amateur, collegiate athletic programs, as well as managing arenas and leading major organizations that support sports.