Certified Management Accountant
West Michigan Risk Management Association
- Audit Committee
Institution of Management Accountants
- Vice President
Bruce Townsley has more than 35 years of accounting experience in controllership positions in small to mid-size manufacturing, beverage distribution, transportation and warehouse operations. He holds the Certified Management Accountant designation and earned his BS in Accounting from Wright State University.
At DWH, Bruce assists clients with financial analysis, cash flow management and the development and use of effective financial models and decision tools. His extensive experience allows for a short learning curve when working with new clients, allowing him to accomplish accounting tasks efficiently, while also training and mentoring financial staff within client organizations.
Bruce has served in interim CFO roles for companies such as a total distributor, an electronic circuit board manufacturer, heavy steel manufacturer, marketing research firm, wholesale tool supplier, a temporary employment agency, and a startup company. He has also provided turnaround and restructure services to distressed companies such as an aluminum extrusion manufacturer, inner city retail grocery chain, residential furniture manufacturer, powder coated wood manufacturer, commercial pump manufacturer, professional employment agency, food wholesaler and retail gasoline/convenient store chain. Bruce created an interactive spreadsheet used by a local municipality for union negotiations.