Jim Bell is a senior producer with BYU Broadcasting and BYUtv. He has produced BYU Women’s Conference, scripture roundtable discussions, and a variety of documentaries, including “One Voice: On the Road with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir” (a behind-the-scenes look at the choir’s 2009 summer tour). His work has been recognized with two Emmys, a Cine Golden Eagle, four Tellys, and other statewide awards.
He has worked for Brigham Young University for over thirty years. He served as Manager of Marketing and Communications for KBYU and BYUtv. Prior to his work in broadcasting, he was a book editor and the editor of BYU Today, at one time the title of the university’s alumni magazine. He also wrote two biographies, Marathon of Faith (coauthored with Rex and Janet Lee) and In the Strength of the Lord: The Life and Teachings of James E. Faust.
He has also served in marketing, fundraising, and public relations. He was a media consultant for clients such as the Salt Lake Olympic Bid Committee, Merck Pharmaceuticals, and the Children’s Miracle Network. He has been on the board of directors of the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
He is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.