Bruce joined the Italian Cultural Society in August 2009 and became Treasurer in September 2017. A Maryland native, Bruce attended the University of Maryland, receiving a Master of Business Administration degree with concentrations in finance and accounting and a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. After spending the initial part of his career in public accounting, primarily at Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) where he was a Senior Engagement Manager, Bruce has worked since 1994 for a private real estate investment company based in Rockville, Maryland. Bruce served as the company’s chief financial officer for 21 years, until he stepped down in 2015. He now serves on a part-time basis as a Senior Vice President overseeing special projects and handling various tax matters. Bruce was a Certified Public Accountant, but is now inactive.
Bruce enjoys extensive visits to Italy and has been taking Italian language courses through ICS for several years.