Senior Director of Finance & Administration for Yale University Library, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, and Yale University Press
Russell serves as the strategic financial partner and chief financial steward for the Yale University Library. He identifies, mobilizes, and optimizes financial and other resources to help advance the mission of the organization, and ensure that the organization’s staff receive high quality administrative support in a manner compliant with University policies and procedures. He directs, plans, and manages the comprehensive business affairs of the Library, including management and analysis of Library Division budgets, financial results, human resources, and regulatory compliance.
As Regional Director, Russell is also responsible for the delivery of financial and administrative support services to the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library and the Yale University Press.
Russell earned a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.