For the past 12 years, Bruce was responsible for helping to build Alberta Treasury Branches (ATB) Financial’s Energy business and capabilities. The Energy team consists of industry specialists in all aspects of the energy industry, including: drilling and service, pipelines, utilities, midstream, exploration and production, and alternative energy. Bruce has most recently stepped into a new role to head up strategic initiatives, which includes managing ATB’s challenged loan portfolio, and expand ATB Corporate Financial Services community involvement. Bruce has over 43 years of banking experience with a focus on lending to the oil and gas industry. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers, has attained the ICD.D designation and is a very active participant in community and church activities. He frequently speaks at numerous oil and gas industry seminars on finance. He serves as a director for the Calgary Counselling Centre. He also sits as a Canadian Women’s Foundation Calgary cabinet member, chairs the Peter Lougheed Centre Development Council and serves as a Calgary Health Trust Board trustee.