Brigitte met her husband Mike back in 2006 at a golf tournament hosted by Marty Turco. After dating for 4 long years, the couple got married on September 3, 2010 in Aspen Colorado. They welcomed their first child, Aksel, in July 2011.
Originally from Sault Ste. Marie in Ontario, Acton is a former alpine skier who competed at the 2006 Winter Games. During the competition, she she finished 11th in the giant slalom, 17th in the slalom, and 10th in the combined. Acton also competed at the 2010 Winter Games.