Michael Bell lives in Covington and New Orleans, Louisiana. He practices architecture as President of Bell Architecture, which he founded in 1993. His firm specializes in full service residential design, with a particular emphasis on custom homes. At Tulane, Michael received a Master of Architecture in 1984 and a Juris Doctor in 1990. He is licensed to practice both architecture and law. Michael and his wife, Aimée, have three grown children.