DesignationsCertified Public Accountant
MembershipsAmerican Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Community CommitmentAbilene Industrial Foundation
PublicationGuide to Audits of Financial Institutions, Practitioners Publishing Company, annually
EducationMaster of Science, Accounting, Sam Houston State University
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Russell joined Davis Kinard in 1985 and took over as President and Chief Executive Officer in 2011. With over three decades of public accounting experience, his concentration is with tax planning and preparation for individuals, corporations and partnerships, with emphasis in the industries of financial institutions, oil and gas, agriculture and service companies. Russell has participated in litigation and account liability investigations, testimony and interrogatory responses and has significant experience in IRS representation. He has spoken at numerous professional and industry events regarding a wide range of financial institution tax issues.
Russell's wife, Beverly, and their grandson, Trevor, keep Russell busy when he's not in the office. He can be seen helping coach little league, being involved at Trevor's school, and volunteering at other various community events.