Meet Bruce

 

Bruce joined Meikle Financial Group full time in September of 2001. He has been in the financial industry for more than two decades. Bruce is security and insurance registered and provides assistance to Meikle Financial Group’s financial advisors in retirement planning, money management and tax planning services.

Prior to Meikle Financial Group Bruce worked in Clinical Pharmacy at the VA Hospital in Phoenix, and is a Veteran of the US Navy. He was born in Virginia but raised in Orange Park, Florida, which he considers home.

Bruce currently resides in Peoria with his wife, Lorene. They have 3 children. First is Aleina who is married to Richard Winger who currently serves our country in the US Navy. They have two beautiful daughters, Sedona and Olympia.  Bruce Jr is next. Bubba, as we call him, is married to the former Kim Bowman. Kim and Bubba, like Richard, are also serving our country, as Officers in the US Army. Last but not least is Hunter who is married to Torey (Keen) and they have two beautiful children, Bruce Torin and Tilly. They reside in North Phoenix.  Hunter works for Monster Energy.

Bruce spends a good deal of time working for his church in various capacities as well as participating in community service. He has been involved in coaching youth sports for a number of years and still enjoys following up with those that he has coached.  In his spare time, he enjoys travelling and hiking with Lorene, family time, and being a grandpa!

Bruce has several passions, including cooking, riding his Harley, bow hunting, and family.

 

 

 

 

Favorite foods:

Cajun/ Crawfish Etoufee’, Gumbo, and Jambalaya

Favorite quote:

“Be Fiercely Loyal to one another” Gordon B Hinckley (It is our family motto)

Best Financial Advice:

Be debt free!

Favorite Movie:

Home movies

Favorite holiday:

Christmas

Hidden talent:

Cooking

If Bruce could learn to do anything,

he would play guitar.

Bruce’s favorite form of exercise:

Lifting weights with his boys or hiking with his wife.

If Bruce won the lottery, the first thing he would do is

buy a ranch with therapy horses and start a family foundation.

Bruce’s favorite outdoor activity:

Hunting/Riding his motorcycle

Biggest accomplishment:

Marrying Lorene! Way out of my league!

Bucket list:

Scuba Dive in Australia

Chore Bruce absolutely hates doing:

Painting

Something on Bruce’s bucket list:

Traveling the world with Lorene.

Favorite book:

Lions of Kandahar by Major Rusty Bradley

Place Bruce would most like to visit:

Germany

What motivates Bruce:

Family

If Bruce could meet anyone, it would be:

Lt Michael P. Murphy (Navy Seal) Medal of Honor Recipient