Aja Bell graduated summa cum laude from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications and a minor in Business Administration.
Raised in the suburbs of Birmingham, Aja discovered her passion for communications and design when she joined her high school’s literary magazine club. Stemming from that experience, she pursued work in editorial publishing and marketing. Aja has worked for nonprofit organizations such as New Hope Publishing through Woman’s Missionary Union. She also managed the social platforms and website for LocalMotion Arts Festival in Atlanta, GA in 2017.
Aja was a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. In 2017, she was awarded the Bae Magruder Outstanding Tutor of the Year Award for tutoring students at her university’s writing center.