Bruce Ferguson is a graduate of the Cornell College of Agriculture and served eight terms as Salem Town Supervisor. He has serves on the Warren and Washington County Industrial Development Agency, Salem School Board, Assessors for the Town of Salem, Washington County Representative to the New York State Association of Counties, Board of the Washington County Tourism Association, Intercounty Legislative Committee of the Adirondacks, Washington County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board, Chairman of Washington County Empire Zone Administrative Board and is a Board Member of the Adirondack North Country Association. He currently serves as a Town of Salem Board Member, and as a member and Vice Chairman for the Warren-Washington Industrial Development Agency. He is also Chairman of Northern New York Railroad Preservation Group.
Bruce has two grown children and resides on a family farm in Salem, NY that has a part-time beef operation and rented crop land.