Bridget is passionate about STEM education, the environment, and youth development for girls. She has held positions as an environmental and geotechnical field scientist, STEM Program Specialist for Girl Scouts, undergraduate instructor, and an administrator for general education coursework. Her eclectic experiences in science and education have fostered a true desire to help girls conquer the gender gap and realize that science and technology are awesome! A native of Kansas City, Missouri, she holds a master’s degree in applied environmental science from University College Dublin, Ireland. Bridget is currently a consultant with NCWIT where she very much enjoys supporting and inspiring affiliates and sponsors of the Aspirations in Computing program.