Mrs. Bridgette Ouimette

Strategic Initiatives & Research Director

Education & Credentials:

  • B.A. in Political Science; Minors in Spanish and International Studies from Towson University
  • M.A. in Teaching from the University of Southern California CA Teaching Credential in Secondary Social Studies

Biography:

Bridgette Ouimette (née Will) hails from a family of all-girls school alumnae in Maryland, herself an alumna of Notre Dame Preparatory School. Bridgette previously served served as the Director of Research and Strategic Partnerships at the Center for the Advancement of Girls at The Agnes Irwin School in Philadelphia. There she oversaw internal research initiatives, partnering with universities and colleges to bring girl-centered studies to AIS and developing strategic partnerships that brought a distinct advantage to students. Prior to that, Bridgette was a Social Studies instructor at OLP. Bridgette is passionate about bringing intentionality and research to educating girls. She believes that from policies to curriculum, instruction and programming, every decision should be made through the lens of research on what is best for girls.