Recently retired from Grounds For Sculpture (GFS), Bruce had been the Facilities Director and Project Manager there for more than 30 years. He was involved in the initial planning of the park, and was responsible for all of its building and landscape construction, as well as the day to day supervision of its facilities. Bruce continues to act as the liaison between SSAAM and GFS through the Sankofa Collaborative as it assists GFS in expanding its audience and programming. He has a Master's Degree in Sociology from Rutgers University. Bruce has lived on or near Sourland Mountain for most of his life.