Steven Russell is a native to the Bartlesville area. He was born and raised in Caney, KS and has resided in Bartlevsille since 1991. Upon completion of high school, he attended Coffeyville Community College and graduated with a Bachelor degree from Pittsburg State University. He spent 25 years in various jobs at Phillips 66 and ConocoPhillips with a majority of his career spent in the transportation segment. Steven is currently an agent with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, where he is able to live out his passion of serving people.
He is married to Jana Skinner and they have two sons, Jonathan, a student at the University of Oklahoma and Matthew, a student at Bartlesville High School. Steven and his family are active members of Bartlesville First Church of the Nazarene where he serves on the church board and teaches a young adult Sunday school class. He also serves on other faith-based boards. Steven is the founder of PureHeart Ministries, a grass roots non-profit discipleship, mentoring and life-coaching ministry.