Lesley Bell

Volunteer, Thunder Bay

Lesley is a retired library administrator, having returned to Thunder Bay where she grew up, after many years in Southern Ontario. She is an active community volunteer and is currently Chair of the Northwestern Grant Review Team for the Ontario Trillium Foundation, as well as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Thunder Bay Community Foundation. She retired as CEO of the Belleville Public Library and John M. Parrott Art Gallery in 2011. Prior to Belleville, she was a senior manager in the Toronto Public Library system, responsible for collections, services and cultural programming at the Toronto Reference Library.