Bruen is studying political science and policy studies in the College of Arts and Sciences and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and serves as president of the Student Association for the 2021-22 academic year. Bruen has served as speaker of the assembly as well as Board of Elections and Membership Chair for the Student Association. Bruen is also a Phanstiel Scholar and has been deeply involved in local politics in his hometown of West Nyack and Rockland County, New York. He interned with his state senator and congresswoman, fueling his passion for public service and government. In 2017, he earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, having participated in scouting from the age of 6.
Bruen serves as undergraduate student representative to the board for the 2021-22 academic year. He participates, ex officio, on the Board of Trustees’ Enrollment and the Student Experience Committee and reports to the board at Executive Committee and full board meetings.
As of May 22, 2021