Bruce McLernon BA CQSW DMS
Special Advisor for Wales
Formerly Principal Officer (Mental Health and Learning Disabilities) for West Glamorgan County Council Social Services, Bruce was appointed Assistant Director in 1996 (Older People and People with a Physical Disability Services) with the City and County of Swansea. He then spent fourteen years working as Director of Social Care, Health and Housing in Carmarthenshire, Wales and was instrumental in developing collaborative ways of working, bringing together Social Services, Housing and Public Protection.
Bruce is a former President of the Association of Directors of Social Service, Cymru, and chaired the Mid and West Wales Health and Social Care Collaborative until 2014, when he retired from public service.