Daniel Bell is entering his first year with Coker College as the sprints and hurdles coach. Before arriving at Coker, Bell was the sprints and hurdles graduate assistant coach at the University of the Cumberlands. Before coaching at the University of the Cumberlands, Bell assisted Ishpeming High School earn multiple MHSAA UP division 2 state championships.
Bell graduated from Northern Michigan University with a degree in Entrepreneurship. While at Northern, he created the club cross country team, where multiple athletes were recruited from NCAA and NAIA schools. Bell ran for Lake Superior State University as a middle distance athlete for two years prior to attending Northern Michigan University.