Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming
Russ is Executive Vice President, New Markets & Strategic Solutions, where he is responsible for providing leadership to the company’s business development, research, and analysis activities. Russ joined RES in 2008 as VP, Business Development. Russ has over 30 years of experience developing new markets in technical, support, sales, and marketing roles. Early in his career, Russ acted in technical support and marketing capacities with Marathon Oil, Digital Equipment Corporation, and Cray Research. He implemented successful global ISV, distribution channel, and technology partnership programs with Sun Microsystems and BMC Software and later acquired management experience as VP, Marketing with energy industry services and technology providers Knowledge Reservoir, LP and Object Reservoir, Inc. Russ also served as chief operating officer with a law enforcement technology firm and led a publicly-traded holding company. Russ graduated with a BA in Geology from Boston University and an MBA from the Executive MBA program at the University of Houston. He publishes and speaks about environmental impacts faced by project developers and on technical and regulatory issues related to wetland, stream, ecosystem and habitat restoration. Russ served on the Board of Directors at the National Mitigation Banking Association from 2011 to 2013, initially as Chair of the Marketing Committee and later as Secretary and Treasurer.