Kat Bell is the Grants Officer for the Oregon Cultural Trust and the Oregon Arts Commission. With the agencies since 2006, Kat oversees the online grant system and database and assures compliance with state and federal policy. Kat earned an Oregon Project Management Associate Certification from the Willamette University’s Atkinson School of Management and is in her junior year at Southern Oregon University where she studies Accounting. In addition to serving in the military, Kat has experience working at the state legislature as a Committee Assistant. She belongs to the PEAK Grant Making, a nationwide grant administrator network. She is a self-professed Data Viz Ninja and proud member of Ravenclaw.