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Public information officer , sportscaster

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, Gainesville, 1980-1987; sports director, WRRX-FM Radio, Gainesville, since 1987; public information officer, Alachua County Government, Gainesville, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: 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:
Jennifer Clarke Russell

Andrew Dominick Russell