Russell running for two positions
She is running for re-election to her 22nd District county board position and for First District alderman for the city of Lake Geneva.
Russell, 69, of 1720 Fairview Drive, has lived in the Lake Geneva area for more than 30 years.
She is a retired human resources manager and team general manager at Watlow (Gordon) Co., a manufacturing company based in Richmond, Ill.
She has held positions for both the city of Lake Geneva and on the county level. She is currently a member of the Lake Geneva Park Commission and served as president of the park commission as well as a member of the plan commission and tree board.
Her county positions include two terms on the county board. She is currently chair of the finance committee and vice chair of the zoning agency and the smart growth committee.
Russell lists among her accomplishments her involvement on the Lake Geneva bike trail and White River Trail as well as being instrumental in efforts toward a count billboard ordinance.