Bruce has worked with grants since 1975, first as the planning director for Texas City, then as CDBG Manager for Pasadena, Texas. In 1979 he founded the firm that became GrantWorks, now the most successful provider of local grant services in Texas. He is an expert in HUD/CDBG, HOME, planning, infrastructure development, affordable and fair housing, and application preparation. Bruce holds a M.A. in Geography from Kansas State.