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Vice President of External Affairs

Verizon

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Verizon

1095 Avenue Of The Americas

New York, New York 10036

United States

Company Description

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Employment History

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President

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Affiliations

Board Member
Council for Corporate Responsibility

Board Member
Texas Telephone Association

Active Member
Texas Public Relations Association

Active Member
Society of Professional Journalists

Active Member
International Association of Business Communicators

Member
The Dallas Citizens Council

Salvation Army Advisory Board
DFW Metroplex

Board Member
Business Council for the Arts

Corporate Advisory Board Member
KISD Foundation

Board Member
Keller Chamber of Commerce

Board Member
Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce

Board Member
The Press Club of Dallas Inc

Board Member
National Council for Marketing and Public Relations

Chairman
Texas Education Reform Foundation

Chairman
North Texas Commission

Advisory Board Member
The Salvation Army

Board Member
Texas Independent College Foundation

Board Member and Treasurer
The Press Club of Dallas Inc

Board Member
DCCCD

Board Member
The North Texas Future Fund

Executive Committee
Texas Association of Business and Chambers of Commerce

Board Member
Education Coalition , Texans for Education

Board Member
North Texas Science and Technology Council

Board Member
Dallas Business Committee for the Arts

Board Member
TPERF

Member of Board of Advisors
The Center for State Scholars

Education

UA journalism department

MBA degree

bachelor's degree

University of Arkansas.

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"Raising awareness of domestic violence and aiding in its prevention is a priority issue for Verizon," said David Russell, Verizon Vice President of External Affairs.


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Partner biographies demonstrating the broad experience the PPS firm has in successfully achieving public policy, media, government relations and lobbying initiatives in Texas and other states.

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David Russell - Managing Partner

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Named one of the top 40 leaders in north Texas over the past 40 years by the North Texas Commission, David has expertise in all public relations functions, including strategic planning, employee and executive communications, media relations, event planning, philanthropy and community relations. He is experienced in corporate merger communications, is a nationally recognized expert in advocacy communications, is a creative problem solver and an accomplished public speaker.
David was national media spokesperson for the former GTE Corporation and is the former vice president of External Affairs for Verizon Corporation. Formerly the editor of a daily newspaper before beginning his corporate career, he holds a B.A. degree in English and journalism and an MBA degree with an extensive record of community service and contacts with major leaders throughout the DFW Metroplex.


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David Russell

Russell is responsible for directing all external communications, charitable contributions, community involvement and economic development activities by Verizon for 11 states in the central U.S.
He began his corporate career in 1982. Russell held various public affairs management positions before being named a director with Verizon's national Telephone Operations group in 1988. Russell later served as national media spokesman for telephone operations and in 1994 he became the regional vice president of public affairs for Texas and New Mexico. He assumed his current duties in the year 2000.
Before joining Verizon, Russell was a daily newspaper editor and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, the International Association of Business Communicators and the Texas Public Relations Association. He is also a past-president of the Press Club of Dallas.
Russell was named "Man of the Year" in 2011 by SafeHaven of Tarrant County for his work in the prevention of domestic violence and was named a 2009 "Champion of Literacy" by Literacy Instruction for Texas, the region's largest literacy provider. Also in 2009 he was appointed to serve on the Texas Literacy Council to help develop a statewide action plan by 2012 for the improvement of literacy in Texas. He is immediate past-Chairman of the Texas Independent College Foundation and the Business Council for the Arts. He is a former Chairman of the North Texas Commission, the Texas Education Reform Caucus, the Texas Business and Education Coalition and the Keller Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the boards of the Texas Telephone Association Foundation, the Dallas County Community College District Foundation, the DFW Metroplex Salvation Army Advisory Board, and is a member of the Dallas Citizens Council.
Russell received his BA degree from the University of Arkansas, his MBA degree from the University of Dallas and he has been named an honorary alumnus of the University of North Texas. He and his wife Debbie have two grown sons and live in Keller, Texas.


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