Profiles: Bruce Jenks

Bruce Jenks

Bruce Jenks

DBA 12

Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Cal State Northridge and an MBA from San Francisco State, Bruce Jenks began a career in information technology and business intelligence that has spanned 30 years. He has held the title of systems analyst, IT manager, database architect, principal consultant, and program manager for institutions like Bank of America, IBM, Stanford University, and Microsoft.

After raising two children, Bruce entered the GGU DBA program with the express intent to transform his thinking about people, process, and technology in organizations. Bruce is currently a Chief of Staff at Pivotal Software, Inc. Bruce lives in Menlo Park, CA with his wife, Yolanda and their dog.