Mr. Brian R. Bruce is a Lead Independent Trustee at The Cushing Renaissance Fund, a Lead Independent Trustee at Cushing Energy Income Fund, a Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer at Hillcrest Asset Management LLC and a Lead Independent Trustee at The Cushing MLP & Infrastructure Total Return Fund.
He is on the Board of Directors at The Cushing Renaissance Fund, Cushing Energy Income Fund, Dreman Contrarian Funds and The Cushing MLP & Infrastructure Total Return Fund.
He has over 38 years of investment experience.
Mr. Bruce was previously employed as Chief Investment Officer by PanAgora Asset Management, Inc., as President and Chief Investment Officer by InterCoast Investment Group, Vice President by State Street Global Advisors, Professor by Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University and an Editor-in-Chief by Journal of Behavioral Finance & Journal of Investing.
He received his MS in Computer Science from DePaul University and an MBA from The University of Chicago.