Director of Admissions
Bruce Mutch joined Ashbury College as Director of Admissions in 2012. Originally from Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Bruce has spent much of his career in the independent school industry, working for some of North America’s most recognized day and boarding institutions. Most recently, Bruce worked as Director of Enrollment at Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School in Calgary. Previously, Bruce spent 6 years at Ridley College as Assistant Director of Admissions and Assistant Housemaster, and 2 years at Hillside School in Marlborough, Massachusetts as French Teacher and Assistant Head of House.
Bruce is an independent school graduate of Wilbraham and Monson Academy in Wilbraham, Massachusetts. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois, where he balanced academics with a love for hockey, captaining the Varsity team his Junior and Senior years. He later moved on to coaching roles in hockey, lacrosse, rugby and volleyball at Hillside School, Ridley College and Strathcona-Tweedsmuir.
As an active member of the independent school community, Bruce participates in a number of industry committees and professional development opportunities. In 2011, he co-presented his paper “Management & Leadership Strategies” at SSATB, an international admissions conference in Phoenix, Arizona.
Outside of school, Bruce enjoys hockey, golf, reading and spending time with friends and family.