The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts has appointed Bruce Hiltunen, Director of Finance and Operations effective immediately. Bruce reports to Katie Allan Zobel, President and CEO.
“Bruce brings a wealth of experience in budgeting, financial management and working with organizations such as the Community Foundations with complex financial reporting systems,” said President and CEO Katie Allan Zobel.
Bruce joined the Foundation on July 13 after a 10-year stint at the Boston Bar Association/Boston Bar Foundation where he was the Director of Finance and Administration.
Previously, Bruce hailed from Family Service of Greater Boston, first as Controller then as Director of Finance, and before that as an accountant at Cliff Compton, Inc., in Braintree, Mass., where he eventually became the President and Owner.
He is a graduate of UMass twice over with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and an MBA.
A lifelong resident of Quincy, Mass., Bruce recently got married and moved to East Windsor, Conn., with his wife Lisa. An avid cyclist, Bruce and his wife met while cycling across the country.