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A resident of San Luis Obispo, California. Mr. Russell, C.P.A., is a founding Partner of Russell, Mainini & Franklin, LLP, a public accountancy firm located in
San Luis Obispo. Mr. Russell has been in the field of accounting for many years, beginning his career in Chicago in 1960 with Peat Marwick. He founded Russell, Mainini & Franklin in 1998, after operating a sole proprietorship in San Luis Obispo from 1982 to 1997. Mr. Russell is currently retired.
Mr. Russell has been a participant and an advisor in the establishment and sale of numerous businesses.
Mr. Russell is past President of Special Olympics of San Luis Obispo County. He was a financial advisor to the San Luis Obispo Community Foundation. He
has been active in United Way and is a member of the fund-raising Auxiliary of the Children’s Leukemia Chapter of the City of Hope.
Mr. Russell was a director of Commerce Bank of San Luis Obispo from 1994 until its sale in 1997 to Valliwide Bank. He is a graduate of Northwestern University
and a member of the California and American Institutes of CPAs.