Russell Leone is a fourth grade teacher in Anne Arundel County. In addition to serving on the MSEA Board of Directors, Russell is currently the senior NEA Director for Maryland. Russell began his tenure in this position on September 1, 2015.
Russell grew up in Prince George's County and attended public school there, graduating from Bowie High School in 1987. Russell earned a Masters of Arts in Teaching from Johns Hopkins University.
Russell has served members as a building representative and as a member of the board of directors for the Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County. He is currently the secretary-treasurer for TAAAC. He currently serves as the MSEA Board liaison to the Leadership Development Committee.