St. Louis’ Alberici Corporation names chief talent officer

Karen Bridbord

With a robust career spanning a range of industries, including law, technology, finance, the arts, and construction, Dr. Karen Bridbord was named St. Louis-based Alberici Corporation’s Chief Talent Officer.

Bridbord, who specializes in talent development and workplace dynamics, led her firm Karen Bridbord & Associates since 1999, supporting corporations in achieving their talent development goals.  Her approach is distinguished by integrating organizational behavior and clinical psychology in her work with individuals and organizations.

Bridbord’s role will be enterprise-wide, shaping a comprehensive people strategy, which includes talent selection, talent development, succession planning, organizational development, and employee wellness.  She will play a crucial role in executive talent management and will be instrumental in maintaining and cultivating a positive organizational culture aligned with Alberici’s and Flintco’s missions and values.

Outside of working on organizational dynamics and being a champion for mental health in the workplace, Bridbord is a respected voice in the media, frequently featured as a relationship expert in notable publications such as The New York Times, CNN, Men’s Journal, and Parade Magazine. Bridbord’s alma maters include Tufts University, Columbia University, SUNY Buffalo & Duke University.