Pam Bonnell

Director of Talent Development, Barnes & Noble College

Pam joined Barnes & Noble College in July 2005.  In her role as Director of Talent Development, she oversees and directs the company’s training, team building and coaching strategies for Home Office and campus bookstore personnel. With more than 19 years of experience in the field, Pam specializes in improving organizational effectiveness through education and talent development at the organization’s more than 700 campus stores nationwide. 

Key initiatives under Pam’s direction include the Bestseller Management Development Program, open to student booksellers interested in long-term careers with Barnes & Noble College, as well as the Roadmap for Success Program, designed to support new and promoted managers. Prior to joining Barnes & Noble College, Pam served as Director of Learning and Development for Citistreet and Prudential Financial.  She holds a B.A. in Communications from Marywood University.

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