BioNicky Bell holds a B.A. in International Relations from The College of William and Mary and an M.A. in European Studies from theUniversiteit van Amsterdam, which he earned as a 2012-13 Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar. His research interests are focused on sub-national and regional identities and politics in Western Europe. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and serves on the board of the Rotary Alumni Association of Greater New England.