Andrea Bell

Andrea Bell

Crucible Staff Since: July 2017



Andrea H. Bell joined The Crucible in July 2017 as Director of Development. Andrea leads our fundraising efforts to support our arts education programs, and engages with a range of individual and institutional donors who are dedicated to advancing creative exploration and expression.

Previously, Andrea was a major and leadership gifts advisor at Best Friends Animal Society and Cal Performances. She served as Director of Development for Oakland East Bay Symphony, and has held capital campaign management positions at the Oakland Zoo and Exploratorium.

Andrea attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she received a B.A. degree in Biological Sciences, she serves on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Golden Gate Chapter, and is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).