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Power Couple: Linda and Bruce Jay

By Elizabeth Castillo
Friday, Aug 29 2014 12:56 AM

Together Linda and Bruce Jay discovered that it's never too late for a second chance at love. The happy couple has been together four years and were married in a small beachside ceremony in Montecito in 2012. Their love began to blossom on an unofficial first date at Tejon Ranch.

Both Bruce and Linda spend much of their time giving back to the Kern community. Bruce is the founder, president and CEO of Valley Republic Bank and serves on boards for the Kern Economic Development Corporation and J.J.'s Legacy. He's the chairman of the Board of Directors for the Kern County Cancer Fund and a trustee for the Memorial Hospital Foundation. Linda Jay is the CEO of the Bakersfield Association of REALTORS and a member of the Bakersfield Downtown...

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