Research and Communications Manager

Bridgette Bruno

Research and Communications Manager

Bridgette Bruno promotes the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to advance women’s representation in American politics through strategic communications work, including writing, research management, and media relations.

Prior to joining the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, Bridgette worked for Michigan State Senator Rebekah Warren, providing legislative and community outreach support. She was also a Legal Fellow at the Family Law Project, a nonprofit legal services organization dedicated to providing family law services to survivors of domestic violence. During her time in school, Bridgette clerked with Senator Max Baucus’s office and interned with Running Start, a nonpartisan organization dedicated to inspiring young women to run for political office.

Bridgette holds a Juris Doctor degree from The George Washington University Law School and a Bachelor’s degree in political science from Santa Clara University.

Women are the real architects of society. -Harriet Beecher Stowe