Bridget Wiegman joined the Milken Institute in March 2015 and is the director for communications. She is responsible for managing the Institute’s social media engagement and expanding its virtual footprint. She also shares responsibility for managing the Institute’s site, with a focus on applying innovations that enhance user experience.
Prior to joining the Institute, Wiegman was the digital communications manager for the School of Engineering & Applied Science at Washington University in St. Louis, where she managed the school’s website and led social media efforts. Prior to that, she spent nearly four years as the school’s communications & events coordinator.
Wiegman is a graduate of the University of Missouri, where she received a bachelor of arts in political science.