Christopher Russell monetizes the connections between modern energy use and business performance. The author of "Managing Energy from the Top Down," Mr. Russell approaches energy from a marketing, finance, and business development perspective. For energy-consuming organizations, he designs and implements business plans for controlling energy cost and risk. For utilities and energy solution providers, he conducts market communications and program evaluation. For financial audiences, he "connects the dots" between energy choices and business performance opportunities. He is recognized by the Association of Energy Engineers as a Certified Energy Manager. He is a member of the Leadership Baltimore County class of 2006. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Fuel Fund of Maryland, and is an Advisory Board member for the Texas A&M Industrial Energy Technology Conference.
Mr. Russell holds an MBA and a Master of Arts degree from the University of Maryland and a BA from McGill University.