Alisa Bell is a southeast Texas native. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Lamar University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Music in Education with an emphasis in voice. She continued her education at Lamar and graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Master’s in Music Education in 2008. She also has her Level I Kodaly Certification. Mrs. Bell holds certifications in K-12 music as well as reading/language arts for grades 4-8. She taught general music and choir at St. Anne Catholic School in grades Pre-K through 6thgrade for two years. She also taught 4thand 5thgrade at Groves Elementary for three years before deciding to stay home after the birth of her daughter. Mrs. Bell has classroom experience with sixth grade language arts as well. During her time as a music teacher at St. Anne School, Mrs. Bell wrote a music curriculum that was implemented during her time there. Before having her daughter, Mrs. Bell had a private voice studio in her home. She currently teaches voice on an as-need-basis. She is married to her husband Brian, and they have two children, Evelyn and Alexander. Evelyn is a student at Veritas. Mrs. Bell is an active performer with the Beaumont Community Players theatre. She has volunteered with the summer Kid-munity productions at the theatre as well. Mrs. Bell decided to return to the teaching field after being a stay-at-home mom for the past five years when she was presented with the opportunity to teach at Veritas in a God-centered environment. She hopes to build and instill a deeper love and appreciation for music and our creator as she teaches upper level Cantorum.