Yulonda Bell

Yulonda Bell serves as Dean for Student Services at Polk State College, where she listens to, learns from, and encourages people from all walks of life to achieve their dreams. Bell is a strong leader who does not seek the spotlight and prefers to work in the background providing guidance and support that fosters student and staff success.

Her perseverance resulted in her achievement of an associate degree from Polk Community College, a bachelor’s degree from Warner University, and a master’s degree from Webster University. She is a leader on campus, serving as an advisor and co-advisor for campus clubs in addition to mentoring athletes, students, and student groups. She also invests her time serving on a variety of community boards, volunteering at local community events while participating in conversations to improve and expand economic, education, and civic involvement.