The Director, Human Resources, Russ has been a member of the Perley Rideau team since 2010. Prior to joining Perley Rideau, Russ built a career in Human Resources Management, specializing in Employee and Labour Relations for both private and public sector employers, including Minto, The Ottawa Hospital, and The Greater Niagara General Hospital. Russ also has Human Resources Management experience in manufacturing, aerospace, and municipal government.
Russ graduated from Carleton University with highest honours in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts, Political Science. In 1989, Russ earned his Master’s degree in Industrial Relations (MIR) from Queens University. In 2017, Russ earned his certificate for completing the Champlain LHIN Senior Leadership Program from the University of Ottawa.