"Russell" is a native Houstonian and began his land career as an independent field landman in 2003. During this period, Russell performed a variety of land related functions on a contract basis, including oil & gas lease negotiation and acquisition, title research and curative, in-house and field producing property acquisition and divestiture due diligence in Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico. Russell joined WSH in 2013 as an In-House Project Coordinator on projects for multiple clients conducting operations in various states. In his free-time he enjoys playing golf, hunting and fishing. Russell is an active member of the American Association of Professional Landmen, the Houston Association of Professional Landmen and the West Houston Association of Professional Landmen.