Board of Directors
Nakia Bell is a Board member and chair of the Finance Committee. She started volunteering at DCFYI in 2018 as a Finance Committee member to support the organization’s growth and expansion. That included developing some organizational policies and procedures. A lot of Nakia’s work is grounded in service and building capacity. She has 15+ years of experience in the nonprofit sector and has a solid history of leading improvement initiatives across finance, accounting, and programmatic functions. She currently works at the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities as the Associate Director of Finance and Grants Management.