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Steve Russell

Steve Russell, American public information officer, sportscaster.

Background

  • Russell, Steve was born on July 9, 1955 in Middletown, New York, United States. Son of Russell Eugene Edison and Madeline Grace (Sidari) Feigum.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Telecommunications, University Florida, 1978.

    Career

    • Sportscaster television 20, Gainesville, Florida, 1978-1980. Sports/news director WYKS-FM Radio, 1980-1987. Sports director WRRX-FM Radio, since 1987.

      Public information officer Alachua County Government, since 1988.

    Works

    • Host "Sports Connection" Radio Sports Talk Show on WRRX-FM, Gainesville, since 1991.

    Membership

    High School baseball coach Eastside High/Newberry High School, Gainesville and Newberry, Florida, 1982-1986, 87-88. Coach Boys Club Alachua County, Gainesville, since 1991. Celebrity committee chairman Cris Collinsworth Benefit Classic Golf Tournament, Gainesville, since 1994.

    Member Sports Organizing Committee, Gainesville, 1996. Member Florida Government Communications Association (charter, vice president 1990-1991, president 1991-1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Softball, baseball card collecting.

    Connections

    • Married Kimberly Kay Clarke Russell, May 24, 1980. Children: Andrew Dominick, Jennifer Clarke.
    • father: Russell Eugene Edison Feigum
    • mother: Madeline Grace (Sidari) Feigum
    • spouse: Kimberly Kay Clarke Russell
    • children: Andrew Dominick Russell
    • Jennifer Clarke Russell
    Steve Russell
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    Born July 9, 1955
    (age 61)
    Nationality
    • 1978
      University Florida
    • 1978 - 1980
      Sportscaster television 20
      Gainesville, Georgia, United States
    • 1980 - 1987
      sports/news director, WYKS-FM Radio
    • 1987
      sports director, WRRX-FM Radio
    • 1988
      public information officer, Alachua County Government