Russ is responsible for providing technical support for the daily operations of presentation technologies in all learning spaces on campus including classrooms, event rooms, meeting rooms, special purpose rooms and breakout rooms. He supports and trains staff and students on the use of audio visual equipment and presentation technology systems. Russ coordinates inventory management, testing, maintenance and repair of all equipment and the loan out of audio visual equipment to staff and students.
Russ studied in the Media Art & Digital Technologies program at Alberta College of Art + Design, as well as the Contemporary Music Program at Selkirk College. He held a similar position within the University of Calgary prior to working at Royal Roads University. Outside of Media Support Services he remains active in new media projects, spending most of his time composing music for film/games and playing guitar.