Dr. Ashley Bell is a graduate of the University of Lynchburg's DMSc - PA Education program and has been a PA since 2011, when she graduated from the Wake Forest PA program. Most of her clinical experience is in emergency medicine, urgent care and critical care; she now practices telemedicine. She has been in PA education since 2017 and is currently an Associate Professor with the developing Arcadia University Hybrid PA program. A former Student Board Member at Large of PAEA, she remains active as a PAEA volunteer. She is the chair of PAEA’s Future Educator Development Steering Committee, which directs the Future Educator Fellowship, a competitive fellowship that attracts PA students from across the country. She is a member of PAs For Tomorrow, AAPA, PAEA, SPOCUS, and is a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator through the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.