Russell is a consultant ENT surgeon in the Channel Islands with a special interest in rhinology and facial plastics.
He trained in the North-East of England obtaining an MPhil degree. He was an NHS consultant in England before moving to Jersey.
He has been the Honorary Secretary of the British Rhinological Society since 2014.
He aims to spend as much time in or on water as he does on land and is ideally placed to do that on Jersey.