Bridgett Wagner is Executive Director of the Edwin J. Feulner Institute at The Heritage Foundation. She joined Heritage in 1981 and since then has held positions in Development, Events, and External Relations. She is a director of the State Policy Network, The Fund for American Studies, the Foundation for Government Accountability, the State Financial Officers Foundation, and the Steamboat Institute.
She serves as a trustee at the University of Dallas and the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. She is a member of the advisory boards of Docs4Patient Care Foundation, Talent Market, the Antigua Forum, and the National Civic Arts Society. She serves on the Selection Committee of the Clare Boothe Luce Program of the Henry Luce Foundation. She is also a member of the Mont Pelerin Society and the Philadelphia Society. Wagner holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Dallas. She and her husband, Steve, live in Washington, D.C