• BA in economics & political science, University of Maryland
  • Graduate studies, University of Delaware


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Bruce’s extensive international experience brings an invaluable perspective to clients in need of an international perspectives.

Bruce has worked for Dawson & Associates for more than 10 years. During this time, he has also served as an International Public Sector Financial Management expert, helping develop democratic institutions in Iraq, Afghanistan, Jordan, India, Azerbaijan, and Rwanda.

Bruce joined Dawson & Associates after almost 20 years experience in the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), including six years as Deputy Associate Director.  Among many duties, he was responsible for the plans, budget, and program performance of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), and the Bureau of Reclamation.  This included water resources projects proposed for authorization. He was also involved with Water Resource Development Acts as well as environmental program appropriations and regulations.

Bruce has worked for both Democratic and Republican Administrations and worked effectively with members and staff of authorization and appropriation committees of both parties.

In addition, Bruce was responsible for and worked closely with the Six River Basin Commissions and was the OMB representative to the Water Resources Council. For eight years, Bruce served as Chief, Budget Staff of the Tennessee Valley Authority.