Meet Our Owners

William E. Russell, CEO

Dr. Russell holds a Ph.D. in agricultural chemistry from Ohio State University, and has an extensive 20-year background in landscape pesticide research. Dr. Russell's expertise includes past experience as regional director for a Fortune 100 firm and conducting research at many of the nation's most prestigious golf courses and resorts including Augusta National, Opryland U.S.A., Disneyland, PGA National, and Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Club.

Dr. Russell was inducted into Who's Who in American Universities and Colleges in 1974, Who's Who in Georgia Business in 1993 and one of the Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce's five finalists for Small Businessman of the Year in 1998.

William E. Russell II, President

William “Teddy” is a 1998 graduate of University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration, and has worked for the family business since 2002 in Sales and Marketing. Currently he serves as President of Russell Landscape. He is actively involved in many industry professional trade organizations, civic, and community groups.