Russell has over fifteen years of experience in the information technology and insurance fields. Prior to joining VibrantUSA full time in 2011, Russell had spent the prior seven years with PACCAR (the manufacturer of Kenworth & Peterbilt trucks) in various technology roles including lead software developer, business analyst, and project manager. In 2013, Russell co-founded AgencyRM with his brother Robert which has quickly become one the premier brands in the FMO space in the Insurance Industry. Russell serves as the Chief Information Officer for AgencyRM in addition to his CEO duties for VibrantUSA.
Russell holds a Masters in Business (MBA) Degree from Seattle University of Seattle, WA along with a Business (BBA) Degree with a concentration in Information Management from Pacific Lutheran University of Tacoma, WA. Russell was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and currently resides in Vancouver, WA with his wife and son.