Contact: Bridget Sisney
Hailing from Jackson, Mississippi, Bridget moved to Memphis in 2013 as a Teach for America Corps Member teaching in the Shelby County Schools District. Since then, she has served the Memphis community in various educational leadership roles, and giving back civically with organizations such as Memphis Urban league of Young Professionals, the Junior League of Memphis, and the New Memphis Embark program. As Senior Programs Manager, she will work diligently to provide continuity between the New Memphis leadership development programs, create pipelines for recruitment, and enhance the participant experience.
In addition, Bridget is the owner of a small business dedicated to holistic lifestyle and provides wellness services to the community.
In her free time, she loves being artistically creative, spending time with friends, and spending time outside.
Bridget obtained her Bachelor's degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Dillard University, and her Master's degree in Education from Christian Brothers University. She is an active member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.