Debra Bell holds a Bachelor of Science (1989, summa cum laude) in both Accounting and Finance from the University of Northern Colorado. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Debra currently serves as Vice President and Assistant Treasurer for Voya Financial, Inc. (formerly, the U.S. Insurance operations of ING Group), a large publicly held U.S financial services company with a mission “To make a secure financial future possible — one person, one family, one institution at a time”. Her years with the company encompasses various facets of the insurance and investment businesses including an in-depth knowledge of insurance accounting, financial analysis, and treasury cash management, as well as researching, developing and executing new asset, liability and capital strategies, and new product feasibility and implementation.
Prior to joining Voya, Debra was a senior auditor with Deloitte responsible for financial statement and compliance audits for both public and private clients through out the financial services sector, including broker/dealers, banks, and mutual funds.
Debra met her husband Bret while attending UNC and they have two daughters, Maren & Aliah.