Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Russell brings a unique blend of skills to his clients that have been honed over a 30 year career. As the co-leader of the San Antonio office, his focus on results and an unyielding commitment to representing his clients’ best interests are hallmarks of his commercial real estate practice.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

In his time at Transwestern, Russell has completed over 570 transactions, in excess of 1,897,841 square feet resulting in over $228,151,000 in total production. 
 
Russell’s distinctive problem-solving strategies, collaborative spirit and creativity serve individual and corporate clients in the areas of agency leasing, tenant representation, investment and land sales. Russell’s experience level in providing exceptional results for his clients is deep with a vast range of assignments.
 
Prior to joining Transwestern, Russell was one of the founding Principals of Noll-Bakke Realty Advisors.  He also served as Senior Vice President of CB Richard Ellis’ San Antonio office.  Additionally, Russell served in the role of President at Aequus Real Estate Services and Vice President of Marketing for the Vantage/Bradford Companies.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

• Transwestern Board of Directors (2015, 2016)
• Transwestern Million Dollar Producer (2015)
• San Antonio Business Journal – Best in Commercial Real Estate Heavy Hitter (2014, 2015)
• Boerne Kendall County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors (2016)
• CoStar Power Brokers – Office Leasing and Sales Awards (2014, 2015)
• Transwestern’s Champion Club (2014)
• Real Estate Council of San Antonio Economic Development Committee Chair (2015)
• Boerne Planning and Zoning Commission – Member
• Transwestern Doug Dwyer Servant Leader Award (2014)
• Leadership San Antonio/Leadership Boerne
• United Way San Antonio – Masters Leadership Program
• Abilene Christian University – Change the World Award
• Young Life – Frontier Ranch Vantage Outdoor Program Board Member

EDUCATION

• Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University
• Bachelor of Business Administration from Abilene Christian University