“I created Bridg-it because reporting is not enough. We provide resources for restorative justice to build communities. Bridg-it can create safe schools and environments where students can learn and thrive. This is my goal, and I urge other parents to join me in being part of the solution.”
Founder & CEO
Jeff Ervine, the Founder and President of Bridgit.com, is an impassioned tech entrepreneur with a Wall Street background. After being the subject and target of online bullying as an adult,...
Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining Bridg-it LLC, David has had extensive experience in alternative asset management, merchant and investment banking, and personal lines insurance. For both start-ups and...
President & Director-Business Development
Prior to joining Bridg-it LLC Chris served as the President of Forefront Global Products, a division of Forefront Capital Markets Management, LLC, an alternative asset management trading,...
President of K-12 Division, Director of Resource Center
After graduating from the University of Southern California, Stephanie began her career as a Teach for America Corps member in 2010. She was hired as a Special Education teacher in New...
Visual and Graphic Designer
Deborah (Deb) Yan is an illustrator, designer, animator and fabricator who graduated with a BFA in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). She has taken on multiple freelance...
Bridg-it's Advisory Board is composed of industry-leading experts and influencers in education, technology, psychology, and social media issues.
Established in 1967, the Board of Cooperative Educational Services of Nassau County (Nassau BOCES) is the largest BOCES in New York State. Serving 56 school districts in Nassau County, their mission has always been to enhance public education and the opportunities available to students of all ages and abilities by providing access to innovative and cost-effective services.
The New York City Department of Education (DOE) is the largest school district in the US, serving 1.1 million students in over 1,800 schools.
Centene Corporation is committed to improving the health of the community through health insurance solutions for the under-insured and uninsured, and through specialty services that align with their focus on whole health.
Centene provides health plans through Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace and other Health Solutions through their specialty services companies.
Triton Insurance, located on the harbor in historic Newport, Rhode Island, takes pride in its deep roots in the marine insurance business. With over 100 years of combined experience in insuring luxury categories, they have expanded to include all forms of personal and commercial coverage.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. offer unique solutions designed specifically to an organization’s insurance or benefits needs as well as risk exposures – whether domestically or internationally.
Their cross-divisional teams of industry specialists collaborate to address critical challenges, and serve as a dedicated and active partner providing access to their global resources.
The Silver School provides a rich environment for the education of professional social workers. The School offers accredited programs at the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral levels, and serves as a major post-master’s training center for hundreds of practitioners in the New York region.
The Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) is a nonprofit education organization located in New York City. For more than a century, CEI has been a recognized leader in advancing meaningful reforms in public education.
Ryan’s Story is dedicated to the memory of John and Kelly Halligan’s son Ryan and for all children suffering from the pain of being bullied and having thoughts of suicide. John has been outspoken about the need for more education and prevention of bullying, cyber bullying and teen suicide throughout the United States and Canada.
All Access Productions is a passionate community of artists united by one mission, to lend our voice to those who suffer in silence. With the stage as our platform, we tell their stories to ignite empathy and change in the culture of our schools and communities.
The JED Foundation‘s mission is to promote emotional health and prevent suicide among college and university students. Their proven model and award-winning programs are changing the way campuses, communities and families promote mental health and prevent suicide.
The Tyler Clementi Foundation (TCF), guided by the life and story of Tyler Clementi, promotes safe, inclusive and respectful social environments in homes, schools, campuses, churches and the digital world for vulnerable youth, LGBT youth and their allies. Through educational partnerships, research, public dialogues and awareness programs, TCF fosters empathetic, constructive discussions of respect and dignity for youth and families, at all levels of society.
Council for Unity (CFU) specializes in reducing violence in schools and communities. For over 30 years, CFU has been resolving issues of safety, bias, bullying and gang violence in schools and communities. Council for Unity has reclaimed some of our most violent and disenfranchised youth.
STEPS To End Family Violence is dedicated to empowering families and communities through innovative strength-based programs that promote healing and social change. We are a progressive community organization that values justice and diversity.
The Hetrick-Martin Institute believes all young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential. Hetrick-Martin creates this environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth between the ages of 13 and 24 and their families.