Bruce Cryer has spent the past twenty-five years researching and teaching innovative approaches to maximizing health and organizational performance. He was named President and CEO of HeartMath LLC in 2000, having helped launch the non-profit Institute of HeartMath in 1991. Bruce is the key architect of programs that incorporate HeartMath’s innovative biomedical research into practical tools and strategies to enhance health, performance, creativity, innovation, and productivity for both the individual and the organization. He has successfully guided HeartMath programs at organizations such as Duke University Health System, Mayo Health System, Stanford Medical Center, UCSF’s Center for the Health Professions, Sutter Health, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross Blue Shield, American College of Healthcare Executives, California Hospital Association, and more than 15 hospital systems across the US. In 2005, HeartMath was honored with the ACHE “Management Innovations” award for its work with Delnor-Community Hospital in St. Charles, Illinois.
In 2007, Mr. Cryer was named one of the Top 50 Thought Leaders in Personal Excellence by Leadership Excellence magazine. Mr. Cryer is co-author, with Doc Childre, of the book “From Chaos to Coherence: The Power to Change Performance.”
Bruce lives in Boulder Creek, California, with his wife and daughter, enjoying the fabulous California weather, hiking, gardening, and good health.