Bruce Stewart M.S.

S1-I: Diversity and Inclusion Required: Policy Integration and Sustainability

About Bruce Stewart M.S.

Bruce J. Stewart currently serves as the Deputy Director Training, Compliance, and Strategic Initiatives in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and is responsible for the coordinated implementation of the President’s Executive Order on Diversity and Inclusion.  Bruce retired as an Lt Colonel from the United States Air Force in October 2007, after 23 years of service. During his service he was attached to the Special Forces, served as a Management Engineer, and was a Computer and Communications Commander. His last assignment was as the Air National Guard’s (ANG) Director of Cultural Diversity Transformation.  Bruce has served and been involved in numerous Leadership and Diversity initiatives at the local, state, and national levels. He has lectured on diversity at several leading educational institutions including MIT, University of Kansas, the Naval NCO Academy, and Harvard.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Illinois University and a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from Friends University. Bruce is and has been an Adjunct Professor at various educational institutions to include National Louis University, Friends University, and Allen Community College.  Bruce recently completed a book on diversity leadership titled, “Cultural Leadership: The New Chemistry of Leading Differently.” And has a second book scheduled to publish in the spring titled, “Diversitopia: Applying the Lessons of Nature to the Challenges of Difference.

University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business