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Energy Regulatory Attorney Susan Bruce Named a 2022 CPBJ Women of Influence Honoree

June 1, 2022
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HARRISBURG, Pa. — (June 1, 2022) McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC is pleased to announce that Central Penn Business Journal selected energy regulatory attorney Susan E. Bruce as a 2022 Women of Influence honoree.

Women of Influence honors high-achieving women for their career accomplishments. These women are selected based on their professional experience, community involvement, leadership and commitment to mentoring. The honorees were selected by a panel of judges consisting of business professionals and previous winners.

Bruce, who has earned the respect of her colleagues and peers over her 25-year career at McNees, serves her clients and community with passion. As a lawyer, she plays a vital role in her client’s professional lives as she navigates them through regulatory issues associated with energy, managing costs and achieving sustainability objectives. She leads McNees in its dedication to retaining talented and diverse additions, ensuring smooth integration and nurturing growth through mentorship.

And in her community, Bruce serves on the Energy Bar Association’s Charitable Foundation Board and Dauphin County Bar Association’s Equal Professional Opportunity Committee and volunteers with the Pennsylvania State and East Shore YMCAs.

“The 2022 Women of Influence honorees are leading companies, creating new products, changing the way we do business and most importantly, paving the way for future generations of women,” Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, senior group publisher of the Central Penn Business Journal, said. “They are providing an incredible impact on the Central Pennsylvania region.”

The winners will be honored June 30 at celebration at 5:30 p.m. at the Harrisburg Hilton. Access to the celebration is limited to honorees and sponsors. If available, a limited number of individual tickets will be offered after sponsorships close May 30. To secure a sponsorship, contact Suzanne Fischer-Huettner at The event hashtag is #CPBJevents.

Honorees will be profiled in a magazine that will be inserted into the June 24 issue of Central Penn Business Journal and will be available online at

The Presenting Sponsor is Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz. The Awards Sponsor is UPMC. The Red Carpet Social Media Sponsor is Highmark. The Celebration Sponsor is WellSpan Health.

About Central Penn Business Journal

Celebrating 37 years of journalistic excellence, Central Penn Business Journal is a multimedia news source that publishes a regular print and online edition and breaks news daily on its website, In addition, Central Penn Business Journal publishes special focus sections and products throughout the year including Reader Rankings, Fastest Growing Companies and Best Places to Work in PA. Central Penn Business Journal also honors leading Pennsylvanians through nine annual awards events including Health Care Heroes, Women of Influence, Forty Under 40 and Game Changers and facilitates thoughtful discussion with market leaders through its webinar series. Its Digital Marketing Solutions helps customers with social media, search engine marketing and optimization, retargeting, email marketing and more. Central Penn Business Journal is part of BridgeTower Media, one of the country’s leading business-to-business media companies with more than 40 print and digital publications in more than 25 U.S. markets.


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