Carmen Bell

Director of Healthy Aging at United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley

Carmen Bell envisions a Lehigh Valley that is safe, inclusive and respectful for people of all ages. An experienced and well-connected community organizer, Carmen works to ensure that vision becomes a reality for thousands of older adults in her role as Director of Healthy Aging for United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley.

As an influential member of the Lehigh Valley Alliance on Aging, Carmen has participated in the strategy formation of Age-Friendly Lehigh Valley, a new regional initiative that aims to improve inclusivity and accessibility for everyone, particularly older adults. Additionally, Carmen has been integral to the success of the Alliance on Aging Public Policy Committee.

Prior to joining the team at United Way, Carmen worked with KidsPeace and most recently with LANTA where she gained a deep understanding for the needs of seniors in our community. Carmen holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from City College of New York.