Jena Cogswell

EVP/Chief Marketing Officer

About Jena

Jena Cogswell has oversight of all marketing for Bell Bank and its divisions. She became Bell’s director of marketing in 2021 and a year later was named CMO, joining our executive leadership team.

Originally from Mahtomedi, Minn., Jena earned a communication studies degree from the University of North Carolina, where she captained the two-time national champion women’s soccer team. She was a member of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team from 1998 to 2003 and was signed by the Boston Breakers. 

Jena began her financial services career at Goldman Sachs as an analyst in its asset management division. She went on to hold strategic marketing positions with J.P. Morgan, Providence Equity Partners and Principal Asset Management, the investment unit of Principal Financial Group.

Jena and her husband, Seth, live in the Twin Cities with their three kids and a beagle.