Bridget Norland

Business Development & Marketing Manager

Bridget is a longtime Mankato resident who joined Gislason & Hunter in March 2024. She is responsible for creating and executing the business development and marketing strategies for the firm. Working closely with the attorneys and each practice group, she manages advertising, social media, seminars, sponsorships, client events, and business development activities. Bridget has more than 18 years of experience in marketing, design, website development, and project management.

Bridget is a firm believer in giving back to the community so future residents and workforce can continue to thrive. She does this by volunteering in community, nonprofit, and civic groups. She is also a 2017-2018 graduate of the Greater Mankato Growth Leadership Institute.

Outside of work, Bridget enjoys painting, crafting, playing volleyball, and spending time with family & friends at her lake home.


  • Mankato Elks Lodge #2252023-Present
  • Dovray Women's Auxiliary2013-Present
  • South Central College: Business Management & Marketing Management Advisory Committee, Chair2019-Present
  • GreenSeam: Branding & Promotions Committee2016-Present
  • Minnesota Valley Action Council (MVAC): Lip Sync Battle Marketing Committee2021-Present
  • City Center Partnership: Aesthetics & Livability Committee2018-Present
  • Greater Mankato Growth Cavaliers2024-Present