Our Candidates:

Ben Bell

Running for Borough Council - Ward 1


Qualified and Ready to go

Ben Bell has been a Doylestown Borough resident since 2002.

He and his spouse, Judith Fraivillig, raised their three children here, each of whom attended Central Bucks schools. Ben is a small business executive working in the national security sector, is a former professor at Columbia University, and has a Ph.D. in Computer Science.

He has been active in the community, volunteering at various times to coach youth sports, serving as a trustee of his synagogue, flying with the Civil Air Patrol as a search and rescue pilot, and performing in musical ensembles at CB West, Town & Country Theater, and the Doylestown Community Band.

These diverse interests shape Ben’s passionate commitment to ensuring children are afforded full access to quality K-12 and higher education, to protecting our natural resources, to providing health care to every member of our community, and to promoting justice and tolerance.