Bridgett Wagner

Board of Directors

Bridgett Wagner is a member of the Board of Directors of the Foundation for Government Accountability.

For more than thirty years Bridgett has served with the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. as the liaison to policy organizations, experts and activists at the state, national and international level. She has worked with think tank leaders from across the U.S. and around the world to build strong organizations and alliances for advancing free market ideas. Bridgett organizes Heritage’s annual Resource Bank meeting, a gathering of hundreds of conservative groups from across the nation and around the world to meet and discuss strategy.

In addition to her Heritage duties, Wagner serves on the Board of Trustees of the University of Dallas and is a director of State Policy Network, the International Policy Network and the Dominican Foundation. She sits on the advisory boards of the Benjamin Rush Society, the National Civic Arts Society, and the Talent Market. She is also a member of the Mont Pelerin Society and the Philadelphia Society.

Bridgett has previously served at Heritage as the director of development, director of business relations and director of events for Heritage’s 25th anniversary “Leadership for America” campaign. She also worked as speechwriter and special assistant for former Heritage President Edwin J. Feulner.

She is originally from Richardson, Texas, and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Dallas. She resides in Washington, D.C.