Bruce Lear

Bruce Lear

Senior Vice President

Phone: 308-389-8770
Fax: 308-389-8836

Bruce grew up on a ranch near Rose, NE, received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and lived in Washington, D.C. for 5 years before moving to Kearney in 1994. He started his financial services career at Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc. as a Registered Representative and after more than 15 years managing trusts for two Nebraska-based bank trust departments, joined Black Oak Investment Council. In 2019, Bruce joined the 5 Points Financial Services team to lead the investment division.

Bruce currently serves on the Kearney City Council, the Buffalo County Economic Development Council, and the Kearney Area Community Foundation. He also volunteers with Kearney Catholic High School and Kearney Soccer Club as well as other community service organizations.

When he's not at 5 Points, Bruce likes to coach soccer, improve his BBQ skills, and spend time with his wife, Menda, and their two daughters.