Louisiana Political
Hall of Fame


2020 Inductee
David and Jean Bell

David & Jean Bell

After serving in the Navy, David assisted Earl K. Long in his campaigns for governor as his Executive Assistant. In the early 1950’s, David married Jean Creamer in Baton Rouge. Starting as a secretary for various businesses in the Baton Rouge area and she worked in Louisiana state government as the executive secretary for both Rufus Hayes and Dudley Guglielmo during their tenures as Commissioner of Insurance. Jean also worked for the La. Sheriff’s Association as its’ Executive Director.