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George Walter Bruce,, American city official. Recipient Minority Recognition award H. John Heinz III School Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1980-1982.


Bruce,, George Walter was born on April 9, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Walter and Virginia (Wrightsell) Bruce.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Illinois, Chicago, 1980. Master of Science in Management, Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1986. Postgraduate, Trinity Evangelical Division School, since 1992.


Trust and finance accounting intern, Northern Trust Bank, Chicago, 1977;marketing representative, system engineer intern, International Business Machines Corporation, Chicago, 1981;examiner, Federal Reserve Bank, Chicago, 1982-1983;manager family owned restaurant, True Productions Promotion Company, Chicago, 1983-1985;assistant manager family owned restaurant, Delicious Donuts, Chicago, 1986-1987;acting supervisor, principal budget analyst, team project leader, Office Budget and Management, City of Chicago, since 1990;senior partner, Partners, Chicago, since 1991;finance officer, Department of Sewers, City of Chicago, since 1992. Training coordinator City Employee Workshop, 1988-1989. Consultant Delicious Donuts, Chicago, 1987-1992.

Senior budget analyst Mayor's Budget Recommendations, 1988-1989. Graduate assistant Carnegie Mellon U., 1980-1982. Instructor business and economics.devel. program City Colls.

Chicago; candidate City of Chicago intergovernmental executive development program, 1994-1995.


Summer Day camp counselor Salvation Army, Chicago, 1978. Fundraiser United Negro College Fund., since 1988. Volunteer City of Chicago Meals on Wheels, since 1989.

Chairman Single Adult Ministry, Faith Tabernacle Church, Chicago, 1986-1988. Board directors The Phoenix Ministries, Inc., Chicago, since 1990. Volunteer Epworth Tutoring Progressive, Chicago, 1990.

Member National Forum for Black Public Administrators (member budget and recruitment committees 1988-1992), Government Finance Officers Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, writing, computers, travel, family activities.


Married Oteia Simone Curington, June 4, 1988. Children: George Walter III, Jonathan Larue.

George Walter Bruce,

Virginia (Wrightsell) Bruce,

Oteia Simone Curington

George Walter III Bruce,

Jonathan Larue Bruce,