Bridgette OConnor

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Bridgette joined CBIZ from her position with the Vision Research Foundation as the Director of Advancement where she led the awareness activities, including giving educational presentations about disease research, developing and distributing disease prevention and other informational brochures, videos, newsletters, and articles; and linking community resources for disease treatment and related services. She also guided the Foundation’s grant-making marketing, public awareness and donor management; and the development of strategic alliances in the community and nationally.

She is also the principal and owner of Nutrix for Health and Wellness where she has worked as a health coach with individual clients in attaining their health goals via nutrition and lifestyle.  She has provided lectures and community workshops and information through various media on illness prevention. 

Bridgette and her family live in Kansas City, Missouri.


Bridgette is a graduate of the State University of New York (SUNY) Purchase College, Institute for Integrative Nutrition and is a Board Certified Health Coach, the University of Kansas with a Master’s of Social Work Administration, and the Regis University in Denver, Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts and Science, Psychology and Sociology.  

Business Experience

Bridgette has previously worked with Hartsook Companies, Inc., the Marillac Center and the Minute Circle Friendly House in the Kansas City area in various capital consulting, grant-writing, fundraising, and program operational director roles, as well as the Mental Health Corporation of Denver, Colorado, as a clinical case manager.