Bruce Lawing was born in Raleigh, NC but moved to Rhode Island when he was three. His family lived in a coastal community and it was a great place to grow up. After graduating from URI, Bruce moved to Charlotte and as of two years ago has officially lived in the South more years than in the North. Soon after getting married, Bruce and his wife moved to Concord where they have lived for the past twenty years. They have been blessed with four beautiful daughters who they enjoy raising and coaching and encouraging in various sports and creative pursuits.