Russ has worked in the construction, restoration, and community management industry his entire career. As a former Community Manager, Director of Community management, and Vice President of Client Development he understands the challenges of these positions firsthand. He has held positions on the CAI-Minnesota Board of Directors, the Legislative Action Committee, and several other committees, which focused on improving homeowner associations throughout the Twin Cities. He achieved his CMCA and AMS certification from the Community Associations Institute and has achieved numerous certifications in the construction and disaster restoration industry. This broad background brings a unique perspective to our team.
His resume includes over $50 million in management of new construction homebuilding, $25 million in management of construction and restoration work, and over $15 million in management of various projects while working in the community management industry. While serving in his various capacities, Russ learned of Roell Painting Company, hired them for several projects, and then later decided to join the team because of those positive experiences.
He holds a Bachelor of Science and Masters degree in Management and believes in continual improvement and training through hands on leadership.
Russ is a proud husband to his wife, Karen, and feels fortunate to have two boys, Miles (6) and Rory (3). His hobbies include cooking, lawn care and spending time with his family.