Christi Rinaudo, EdD, brings her experience in education and leadership to The Bridge Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center in her new role as Project Manager. Recently retired from LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine, where she served as the Director of Academic Affairs and Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine. Her 30 years of experience as an educator and administrator includes involvement in both undergraduate and graduate education.

Having earned her Doctor of Education in Leadership Studies from LSU Shreveport, Christi’s commitment to academic excellence is evident. Her doctoral research focused on service learning and servant leadership, highlighting her dedication to fostering compassionate and responsible leadership.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Christi has a passion for animal rescue. She volunteers with two local dog rescue organizations, extending her compassionate nature to our four-legged friends in need. Christi and her husband Tony enjoy spending time in the company of their six rescue dogs!