Ashleigh Bell

Engagement Manager

Ashleigh is an engagement manager at Artemis Connection. She brings to Artemis a breadth of experience in strategy, innovation, and entrepreneurial leadership. She is passionate about leading clients – from high tech to small businesses and higher education – through ambiguity to develop scalable solutions to complex problems, particularly those related to inclusion and equity at work


Previously, Ashleigh spent years at the University of Michigan, where she designed, implemented, and scaled strategic initiatives to connect women and students of color to entrepreneurship opportunities. She also developed programs to foster the career development of students across the institution with a particular focus on supporting students from low-income backgrounds and those who were the first in their family to go to college. 


In her free time, you can find Ashleigh exploring the Pacific Northwest or running around one of Seattle’s many dog parks with her Australian Shepherd, Cashew.

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Areas of Expertise
  • Project management
  • Strategy
  • Design thinking
  • Employee performance
  • Leadership training
  • Diversity & inclusion
  • University of Michigan, MA Management and Organizations in Higher Education, Diversity concentration
  • Duke University, BA Visual and Media Studies
  • Seattle, WA
More about Ashleigh
Professional Background
  • Artemis Connection - Engagement Manager, 2019-Present
  • University of Michigan - Program Manager, 2015-2019
  • KIPP New Orleans Schools/Teach For America - Lead Teacher, Grade Level Leader, 2011-2015
  • Scholarship reviewer for the Grace Hopper Conference
Fun Fact

Ashleigh loves revamping secondhand furniture and scouring thrift stores for eclectic pieces that are one-of-a-kind.