Bridgette M. de Gyarfas

Director of Operations

Bridgette de Gyarfas graduated from Arizona State University with a B.S. in Computer Information Systems and after working as an Engineer for ten years, went to law school and graduated with honors from Southwestern Law School. Over the past 27 years, Bridgette has been an entrepreneur, attorney, and law professor. From 2015 – 2017, Bridgette served as President of the Chadwick Limelighters – the parent volunteer organization that supports the Performing Arts Department – and has a high school daughter that is very entrenched in the performing arts community (both professionally and locally). After witnessing the struggles that performing arts parents and students face with the daunting task of preparing for college auditions, Bridgette pursued the formation of CALA along with the other amazingly talented CALA team members.

Bridgette is the Director of Operations handling the behind the scenes day-to-day business dealings that keeps CALA running smoothly. Providing personalized full-service attention for each student and their family is the key to CALA’s philosophy and Bridgette looks forward to working with you as you navigate the complex terrain of performing arts college auditions.