Bruce Leighton is a lifelong Saugerties resident. He studied economics and marketing at New York State University in Plattsburgh. He is married to Kate and they have three sons, Mike, the oldest is a teacher. Tommy is studying music and John is a senior at Saugerties High School.
Leighton served four terms on the Saugerties Village Board before being elected to his Town Board position.
Bruce is the liaison to the following committees/departments: