Derek S. Russell joined Cummings Properties in 2002 as an account manager. He assumed greater responsibility and a direct supervisory role as operations manager in 2011, and was appointed vice president-operations in 2018. He currently oversees all sales and relationship management activities with existing client firms in the Core and Suburban Divisions as the Company works to ensure their complete satisfaction.
A native of Hyde Park, New York, Russell earned a bachelor's degree in business communication from Bentley University. Prior to Cummings, he served as director of business development for SPINdesign, a Gloucester-based interactive design agency.
Russell and his wife, Nicole, live with their three children in Wakefield, where he coached youth soccer for several years.