Russell Stanley was born in Jamaica, N.Y., in 1943. He grew up in Huntington, N.Y., and
graduated from St. Dominic High School in 1960, where he played
intramural sports. He received a B.A. degree from Cornell University in
1964 and was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma and played intramural sports.
He received an M.B.A. degree from Adelphi University in 1970. He began
his business career with MetLife Insurance in private placement financing.
From 1972-2006, he was a bond salesman with Kidder, Peabody & Co.,
E.F. Hutton, Smith Barney and J.P. Morgan. He later became a wealth
advisor for J.P. Morgan and Citibank and today holds that position with
Wells Fargo. Russell and his wife Judy live in Norwalk and have three
children and seven grandchildren. He enjoys sports and bridge.