Bruce McGuigan



BRUCE is Professor of Sociology at Vancouver Island University. He is also the former Executive Director at Family Services of Greater Victoria, founder of the Victoria Social Innovation Centre, and former Senior Policy Advisor and Manager of Policy with the BC Provincial Government. Bruce started his working life working with youth at risk at North Shore Family Services in the 1970s.

As a sociologist and as a descendant of refugee settlers in Canada he is committed to welcoming new Canadians and creating an environment in which they prosper and contribute to Canadian society.