Bridget Pooley comes to Mission Partners as a strategist, with deep experience in communications, marketing, and corporate partnerships that advance mission driven organizations. Most recently, Bridget was Manager of Engagement at Georgetown University’s Center for Social Impact Communication, a research and action center working to ignite the power of responsible marketers, communicators, fundraisers, and journalists to combine their strengths within an organization in order to drive societal change. During her time at Georgetown University, the Center released its widely acclaimed Stories Worth Telling research in partnership with The Meyer Foundation.
In her current role, Bridget serves as project manager on several Mission Partners accounts and is responsible for creating and implementing strategic communication campaigns and partnerships on her clients’ behalf.
Bridget previously worked at Share Our Strength, where she served on the corporate partnerships team, a team of fundraising and marketing professionals who raised millions of dollars through innovative partnerships with companies for Share Our Strength’s “No Kid Hungry” campaign. Bridget has developed and executed cause-marketing partnerships and event sponsorship activations with brands such as Kikkoman, Sysco, SCA Tork, PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, OpenTable, Kiehl’s, American Express and Cavit Wines.
Bridget is a graduate of The Catholic University of America, in Washington, D.C., and is in her final semester of a master’s degree program at Georgetown University in Integrated Marketing Communications.