Building a vibrant economy and region requires strong leadership and a collective voice. The Driving Force is that voice. It’s based on the idea that a rising tide benefits everyone, and that you will receive in direct proportion to what you contribute. Your investment will go towards regional marketing and workforce development. It’s about coming together as a united voice for the prosperity of our region.

Crandall University


Dr. Bruce Fawcett

A Moncton native, Dr. Bruce Fawcett has served as President of Crandall University since 2012. He has earned degrees in Canada (Crandall), the United States (Harvard), and in the United Kingdom (Wales), and has served as a visiting instructor in Asia, Europe, the United States, and across Canada. Prior to his current role, he was a tenured Associate Professor of Leadership at Acadia University where has also served as Director of Doctoral Studies and as Academic Dean in Acadia’s Faculty of Theology. During his tenure as President, Crandall University has launched graduate studies programs and has made higher education more affordable by adding more than 340 new scholarships. The University now attracts students from more than 25 countries each year.

Crandall University is located in Moncton and offers undergraduate degrees in Arts, Business, Science, and Education as well as a degree completion program for working professionals in Organizational Management. The University also offers graduate degrees in Education and Management. Crandall is committed to fostering close student-professor and peer relationships through small class sizes. The University’s mission is “transforming lives through quality university education firmly rooted in the Christian faith.