Pat Russell currently serves as the lead Microsoft .Net software developer/architect for several web-based applications custom-built for state agencies. He has more than 20 years of experience in application software development, building tiered desktop applications, web applications, and web services. Before joining the Institute of Government in 2009, he served as a web application architect for both a credit card processing company and a car insurance company, a lead software engineer for a procurement software company, a senior IT auditor for the Florida Office of the Auditor General, a senior business systems analyst for a credit card transaction processor, and a senior programmer/analyst for a health insurance company.
M.S., Columbus State University; B.B.A Accounting, University of Georgia; B.S. Computer Science, University of Georgia