The Bridge Leadership Academy is a community-led youth leadership empowerment program, which seeks to establish a collaborative alliance with Metropolitan school districts, community-based organizations and corporations to create educational and leadership development programs for at-risk students.

Ensuring the Success of Our Youth

The Bridge Leadership Academy has an unwavering commitment to ensuring the success of our youth and future leaders of America. Our goal is to introduce life skills competencies that allow scholars to apply critical thinking skills and mature judgment, tolerate of ambiguity, build intellectual curiosity, work collaboratively to achieve personal and team goals, communicate effectively and successfully transition into post-secondary educational environments. Through leadership, empowerment, commitment, and an integrated blended learning approach, the Bridge Leadership Academy will foster future leaders who will make meaningful contributions to society.


Wakisha Briggs, MAED, Founder and CFO

Tika D. Cole, Executive Administrator and Director of Operations

Dr. Chantel Ferguson Ph.D., L.L.C. Counselor

Alexandra Green, Curriculum Developer and Social Media Coordinator