Assistant Director of Academic Advising
Educational Background (College and Majors): Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies, Management from Coastal Carolina University; Master of Business Administration from Coastal Carolina University
Hometown: Aynor, S.C.
Penny Bell has been employed with CCU since August 1998. She has worked with both students and faculty from her start in the registrar’s office to moving to the Wall College of Business in 2000. Since 2006, Penny has been involved in advising. She loves getting to meet and work with students from all over the world. Growing up a small town girl, she enjoys hearing about the different areas her students are from and their life experiences.
Penny also understands how important advancing your education really is. She earned her bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies from CCU, with a focus in management, in 2009 and completed her MBA in 2016. She strongly believes where there is a will, you will find a way to achieve your goals and make your dreams come true. Penny’s best advice to students is to get involved, be responsible for your actions, and go out and show the world you can make a difference.