07-12-17 Russell Assumes RAAA Accounting Director Duties

Russell Assumes RAAA Accounting Director Duties

Janet Russell of Centennial, Colorado, joined the Red Angus Association of America team in July as accounting director.

Russell is experienced as a controller, handling all aspects of accounting for multiple companies in franchise, advertising, insurance and oil and gas industries.

“Janet is a self-starter with a very strong work ethic,” said RAAA CEO Tom Brink. “She is very detail oriented with a strong background in accounting and bookkeeping. We are looking forward to her contributions to the Red Angus team.”

Most recently, Russell provided accounting services for national franchise clients of Mojo, Inc. Prior to that, she served Morey Evans Adverting Inc. as controller for seven years.

“I am excited to be joining the Red Angus team,” said Russell. “I look forward to working with everyone and learning more about the beef cattle industry.”

Russell holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting and computer science from Olivet Nazarene University in Illinois, and completed her certified public accountant exam.

Russell has lived in Colorado for 34 years and is married to Keith. Their sons, Kyle and Brian, are married, and daughter Jenna is in college.

The Red Angus Association of America serves the beef industry by enhancing and promoting the competitive advantages of Red Angus and Red Angus-influenced cattle. The RAAA provides commercial producers with the most objectively described cattle in the industry by seeking and implementing new technologies based on sound, scientific principles that measure traits of economic importance. For more information, visitwww.RedAngus.org.