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BELL adds two New Members to its National Governing Board of Directors

BOSTON - November 29, 2012 - BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life), welcomed Paula Arrojo and Garrett Smith to its national governing board of directors today.

Paula is a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs & Co., serving as a private wealth advisor and leading Goldman Sachs' New York Private Wealth Management team. She joined Goldman Sachs in 2000 and was named Managing Director in 2010. Prior to joining the firm, Paula worked at Chase Manhattan Bank for eight years. She earned a BA in Comparative Area Studies, Political Science and Spanish from Duke University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She and her husband have two children and live in New York.

Garrett is a Managing Director at the District Management Council. He brings to BELL a combination of experience in management and education. Garrett works closely with district leadership teams to implement best practices and drive continuous improvement. Prior to joining DMC, he worked at Bain & Company across a wide variety of industries and practice areas including marketing & growth strategy, strategic planning, and change management. Garret earned a BA in Math and Economics from Williams College, a MPA from Harvard's Kennedy School, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He serves on BELL's program committee.

The Boston Business Journal noted Paula and Garrett's appointments in its Human Capital profiles.

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