|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 55|
|2009 - Present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||5|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||October 13, 2009|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Bachelor's||Oklahoma State University|
|Profession||Owner/Operator, Commercial Nursery|
Russ received a Bachelors degree in International Finance from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. In his professional life, Russ owned and operated a commercial nursery which he sold in 1997. He also served as the President/CEO of Washita State Bank. Russ is currently the principle of Summit Bank Consulting. 
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Russ served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Rules, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Russ served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Agriculture, Wildlife, and Environment, Vice-chair|
|• Economic Development, Tourism and Financial Services|
|• Energy & Utility Regulation|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Russ served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Agriculture & Rural Development|
Russ ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 55. Russ ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26 and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
Russ won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary. He was also unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. Vote totals were not reported for unopposed candidates.
Russ was elected on October 13, 2009 after a special election. He defeated Larry Peck (D) by a margin of 3029-2388. Russ replaces Representative Ryan McMullen (D) who was appointed to a position in the US Department of Agriculture.
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Russ was up for re-election, he collected $9,400 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Todd Russ's campaign in 2010|
|Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association||$1,000|
|Farmers Insurance Group||$500|
|Sure - Speak Up For Rural Electrification||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$9,400|
Russ and his wife, Khristy, have three children: Ryan, Lacey and Lauren Paige.
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