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Austin Ziegler

Vice President, Business Development

In his role as Vice President of Business Development, Austin is responsible for the business development efforts within the Quad Cities and our surrounding footprint. These responsibilities include helping to pursue and win new work, while simultaneously managing existing relationships.

Austin joins Russell after 10 years in the commercial banking industry, cultivating business development experience within investment and commercial real estate / development financing. His keen understanding of economic development funding sources and a degree in Communications from the University of Iowa is an asset to Russell’s Business Development team.

Having grown up in the Quad Cities, Austin is passionate about the region’s growth and exhibits that drive within numerous networking groups in the area.