Michael is passionate about diversity and inclusion and is the founder of the non-profit “Calgary Inclusive Hockey Association” and a regional ambassador for the “You Can Play” Project. Both organizations focus on education and facilitating safe environments for LGBTQ+ individuals in sport, and strive for further equality in our community.
Michael has also been an active volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary for 10 years and recently joined the Board of Directors in 2018, helping advise and launch the PRSIM mentoring program focused on LGBTQ+ youth. Michael Bell is a Business Development Manager in the oil & gas sector representing Primoris Willbros Canada, a North American construction firm (NASDAQ: PRIM).
Michael is a registered Professional Engineer in Alberta and started his career in civil engineering, prior to moving into the energy sector. He also completed his MBA from the Ivey Business School in 2012 and has been involved on their alumni board since.