Minister to Students
Russell, originally from Opelika, AL, came to know Christ as a child and was called into the ministry in the 10th grade. He graduated from Auburn University then received his M.Div from Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham. After serving in two churches across Alabama, Russell joined us as student minister in February 2011. He is married to Lyndsey Wheatley McCrory and has two daughters, Claire and Margaret Ann.