Mr. Dale Bell has been the Division Director, Institution and Award Support, since July 2015.
Mr. Dale Bell served as Deputy Division Director in the Division of Institution and Award Support (DIAS) since February 2010. His responsibilities ranged from providing substantive contributions to the planning and management of the DIAS Branches and Offices, to day-to-day operations of the division. Prior to NSF, Mr. Bell was a Principal at the Touchstone Consulting Group, where he led projects in program execution, enterprise performance management, and strategic planning. He has extensive experience in the grants arena from both government and agency perspectives. His primary responsibilities included business case formulation, communications, and project management. Prior to Touchstone, Mr. Bell was a Senior Manager at the Unisys Corporation and the Arthur Andersen Office of Government Services. Dale has a Bachelors degree in Political Science from the Johns Hopkins University and a Masters degree from Georgetown University's School of Business.