Bruce Allen is a lifelong resident of Pooler. He has been employed by International Paper for 41 years. He is an active member of Woodlawn Baptist Church. He has served on City Council since 2004 and has served as Mayor Pro-Tem for (2) earlier terms. He is a former Chairman of the Finance committee, Public Safety committee; and currently serves as chairman of the Planning and Zoning Committee.
He loves being a part of the City of Pooler and helping the City move forward in its growth. But he still feels that the City has that small home-town feeling. He married Kathy Wilson in 1983 and has a son, Bo and a granddaughter who also live in Pooler. It is a privilege and honor to serve the citizens of Pooler.