BRIDGET WILLIAMS GOLDEN
BA 1998, English; MA 2001, The Ohio State University
Expansion Specialist, Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society, Nashville, TN
Prior to becoming Expansion Specialist, Bridget Williams Golden served as the Alumni Engagement Officer for Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society. In her role, Bridget works with the 250,000 Mortar Board alumni from 230 collegiate chapters, including alumni chapters and the Mortar Board Alumni Association.
Formerly assistant dean of students at Purdue University and assistant director of student conduct at Vanderbilt University, Bridget has served Mortar Board nationally as a section coordinator (2001-07) and as an alumni representative on the National Council (2007-11). In addition to her involvement with Mortar Board, Bridget serves on the Alumni Board for the College of Liberal Arts at Purdue University. She also serves as the secretary for the Nashville Tri Delta Alumnae and is a member of Chapter AJ, P.E.O. She is also an active volunteer with her church and her sons' school.
A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Purdue University (BA, 1998, English education) and The Ohio State University (MA, 2001, higher education and student affairs), Bridget currently lives in Nashville with her husband Thom (Ph.D. 2009, Purdue) and three sons. As an undergraduate at Purdue, Bridget was a member of Purdue Musical Organizations (University Choir), Old Masters Central Committee, Women in Communication, and Delta Delta Delta. Bridget credits her time at Purdue with allowing her to develop as a leader and also leading her to pursue a career in higher education.
Bridget resides in Nashville, TN.