Avonne Bell is Director of Connected Life at CTIA where she is a member of the legal team focusing on policy and legal issues involving unmanned aerial and ground vehicles, the Internet of Things, and privacy. She is also responsible for drafting and reviewing legal agreements related to CTIA’s WISE Certification program. Prior to joining CTIA, Ms. Bell was an Associate with Kelly Drye & Warren in their communications practice group. She has also served in various telecommunications law and policy roles in her career including as a homeland security and telecommunications policy consultant for a number of years before deciding to pursue her law degree at George Washington University. She also holds a B.S. from MIT and a M.S. from the Georgia Institute of Technology.