Position: Fifth & Sixth Grade Teacher
Bachelor of Science sports management, Southern Adventist University
Seventh-day Adventist teaching certification, Andrews University
First-year of teaching at Highland Elementary
Mr. Russell, our fifth and sixth-grade teacher, earned a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management from Southern Adventist University. He continued his education at Andrews University to obtain his teaching certificate.
Mr. Russell graduated in December from Andrews University and then began teaching 5th-6th grade at Grand Rapids Adventist Academy for a teacher that went on maternity leave.
Mr. Russell has worked as an assistant dean at Shenandoah Valley Academy, While studying at Andrews he worked as an intramural supervisor at Andrews Academy and assisted the registrar/curriculum writer at Griggs International Academy.
Mr. Russell's strengths include physical education, photography, technology, organizational skills, math, and science. Mr. Russell is best known for his Spiritual influence on students' lives.