Posted on April 24, 2020 in Team Member News
Welcome: NEW TEAM MEMBERS into 2020
Over the past few months, Russell has added some great new folks to our team. Please join us in welcoming them!
Logan joined Russell back in November as a Project Manager! With over three and a half years of experience, he most recently worked as a project manager within the industrial, commercial and educational sectors near his hometown of Streator, IL. Logan is a 2015 graduate of University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s in Construction Management. New to the Quad Cities, he and his wife enjoy the area’s running paths and ran their first BIX this past summer. Welcome aboard, Logan!
Matt became a new Russell team member as Controller back in November! Joining the Accounting team, he has a public accounting background with over 8 year of experience focused in tax. He is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a Masters of Accountancy and holds his Iowa CPA. In his spare time, Matt enjoys staying active and spending time with his family. Welcome on board, Matt!
John joins Russell as a Project Engineer, and started with us in December! He brings over 15 years of construction experience to Russell. Over the years, John has worked as a carpenter, property manager and project manager, most recently with a small construction firm in the Quad Cities. Outside of work, he coaches football at Davenport Central and is active with the Booster Club for Assumption. Welcome, John!
Sabrina joined Russell as an Owner Liaison for our Facilities Management team in January! She has over 30 years of experience as a sales office administrator in the cement manufacturing industry, most recently as a project coordinator for a local concrete company. Sabrina graduated from Scott Community College with an Associate Degree in Applied Science. Sabrina enjoys volunteering for local organizations and attending Iowa Hawkeye sporting events. She also enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, David; 3 girls Rachel, Audrey and Nicci; and her golden doodle Jake. Welcome on board, Sabrina!
Trevor joined as an Assistant Field Manager and Project Engineer in January! He is a winter 2019 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a bachelor’s of science in Building Construction Management. Trevor has recent experience as a field engineer working in commercial construction as well as a carpenter working on residential projects. He has also been working for several years on a family farm. Outside of work, Trevor enjoys playing sports and going hunting and fishing. Welcome, Trevor!
Welcome back to Dan Streitz, Project Engineer! Dan joined us in January after interning with us last summer. Before interning with us, Dan spent a few summers interning with a civil engineering firm in Minnesota, working as a survey crew member for data collection and construction staking. Now that he’s graduated from Iowa State University he’s excited to rejoin Russell and begin his career!
Welcome, Rob, Preconstruction Manager! Rob joined us in February and is an ISU graduate who previously worked for a local construction company. He brings over six years of experience in estimating and preconstruction. When Rob isn’t working he enjoys spending time with his wife and nine month old daughter. He enjoys golfing, fishing, and traveling. If it weren’t for his wife, Rob wouldn’t travel anywhere fun! They have traveled to Ireland and Alaska, and plan to do more traveling.
Tom graduated from Western Illinois and has been active in the industry in our area for 25+ years. Most recently Tom was the Chief Estimator at a local contractor and prior to this was a leader at a local metal stud and drywall contractor.
Tom is a member of the City of Davenport Zoning Board of Adjustments and an active member of The American Society of Professional Estimators. He is actively involved with Lourdes Catholic School, serving on several councils and committees.
Jennifer joined the Russell team in February as an Executive Personal Assistant! She brings with her years of facilities and special events coordination. Most recently living in Arkansas, Jennifer is an active outdoorswoman always up for an adventure whether it be hiking, biking, or walking the pets, so look for her at the many Russell extracurriculars.
Russell welcomes Terry White, Maintenance Specialist! Terry joined us in February and is a part of our Facilities Management team. He recently moved from North Carolina with his wife to be closer to family, and is currently remodeling their 75-year old home. In his free time, Terry and his wife like to take weekend getaways to Bed & Breakfasts in surrounding states, and include their dog in their adventures!