David Russell - Councilmember

First Elected: 2013
Current Term Expires: December 31, 2021
Contact Information: drussell@urbandale.org

David is a founder and shareholder of the Urbandale law firm of Abendroth and Russell since 1987. David is a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He graduated from Drake University undergraduate in 1977 and Drake Law School in 1980. He is a graduate of the class of 2001 of Leadership Urbandale and was a past president of the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce.

Other Memberships

David has served on the:

David is a member of the First Assembly of God Church where he has served as the church treasurer and deacon since 2001. David has led several church mission trips to:

  • Africa
  • China
  • Cuba
  • Russia
  • South America

Personal Life

David, his wife Mary, and two children have been residents of Urbandale since 1980.

Dave Russell