Courtney Bristow

Senior Vice President of People Operations and Chief of Staff
Courtney Bristow

As a Senior Vice President at Partner Forces, Courtney Bristow leads our People Operations team. She supports our talented employees through career development, leads our engagement and diversity strategy, maintains operational efficiency, and identifies and onboards top talent. 

Courtney has more than 20 years of experience in the consulting industry, spanning large-scale technology program and project delivery, strategic advisory and business consulting, and agile coaching. She transitioned her career to company operations, with a people-focused lens, leading strategic initiatives and merger and acquisition integration, as well as operations as a COO. Throughout her career, she has focused on listening to her clients and collaborating with teams to solve tough challenges and improve outcomes.


Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life forever. Amy Poehler

Courtney holds a BS in Business Administration, Finance and Marketing, from Villanova University. She lives in Northern Virginia with her husband, three kids, and big dog, Sasha. She enjoys spending time poolside and on the field cheering on her kids and their teams, as well as exploring local restaurants and breweries with friends. She looks forward to continuing to travel and explore the world.