Bruce made the switch to vapor products in 2012, immediately ending a 43-year smoking habit he had failed by all other means to stop. He retired from a 30+ year career in computer science to become an award-winning trauma/surgical nurse for 15 years before semi-retiring as a utilization management nurse. He joined CASAA as a member within months of switching to vapor products becoming an active and passionate advocate for tobacco harm reduction. Elected to the Board of Directors in 2015 and serving as board vice-president from 2016-2018. Bruce brings to CASAA the ability to strategize and craft communications in the legislative, regulatory, and public arenas.