Bridget West

Creative Communications Manager

In her role as Research & Administrative Assistant at Praxis Strategy Group, Bridget provides support through research, data, and ideas for projects throughout the organization including: the recent Grand Forks Retail Market Capture data analysis and strategic plan project, revamping the Praxis Africa website, and supporting events such as the Precision Ag Summit, and more. She also serves as the Creative Communications Manager for Praxis Africa to manage the website content and related communications. As a graduate of the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor of Business and Public Administration with a focus in Entrepreneurship and Supply Chain Management. While at UND, Bridget also studied Visual Arts to diversify her curriculum. She has direct experience in economic and community development through positions with the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation, the Downtown Development Association, and University of North Dakota’s Center for Innovation. In her role at the Grand Forks EDC, she led a project to assess and map the regional ecosystem to support entrepreneurs. The project helped sparked renewed collaboration among local business service providers.