Brooke Bento

Chief People Officer & Chief of Staff

As Chief People Officer & Chief of Staff, Brooke is responsible for Human Resources, Recruiting, and partnering with the CEO on key Ripcord initiatives and priorities. Prior to Ripcord, Brooke spent ~7 years at Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund with $160 billion under management, working on the Chief of Staff team to CEO, Eileen Murray. At Bridgewater, Brooke helped the CEO oversee Bridgewater departments such as Human Resources, Operations, and Core Management of the organization. Brooke graduated from the University of Vermont with a major in English and a minor in Political Science. Brooke is the founder of the Pink Pop Up Party to benefit the Norma Pfriem Breast Center which provides medical treatment and support to underinsured women with breast cancer.