State Director, Maine
Since 2009, Kim Russell has served as State Director in Maine, bringing more than two decades of experience in Maine’s nonprofit and state public policy positions. Kim’s legislative experiences include working for former Maine Governor John R. McKernan, Jr., a former President of the Senate, and in the Maine House of Representatives. She is a former staffer on Olympia Snowe’s 1994 and 2000 senatorial campaigns. She was also a fundraiser at the University of Southern Maine and at Spurwink, one of Maine’s largest mental health agencies. Kim is a graduate of Indiana University with degrees in Journalism and Political Science.