Bella Hettich directs the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Mayville State University. She oversees all aspects of diversity access, success, and programming on campus, including support and recruitment of international students. Prior to her current role, she directed the intensive English program on the University of North Dakota campus. She has worked with diverse populations from the US and around the world, managed immigration processes, served on executive administrative teams, coordinated and taught writing and university life courses for non-traditional students, and earlier in her career, worked as a translator in relief and development in Central Asia and the Caucasus. For professional leadership, most recently, she has served on the Region IV NAFSA team as a finance manager and at TESOL International Association as the Chair of Awards Professional Council.