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Gender MALE
Industry Tourism
Occupation Owner/Vacation Rentals
Location Osage Beach, MO, United States
Introduction Russell Burdette owns one of the leading vacation rental companies at the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri. He has more than 20 years of management experience including a stint as a program director for a local radio station, as district manager for a national record store chain and as the marketing director for Al Elam Real Estate all in the Lake of the Ozarks area. He purchased Al Elam Vacation Rentals in 2008 after managing the company for the previous four years. Since then the company has doubled in size and now manages more than 100 private vacation homes and condos in the Lake Area. Russell sits on various boards including the Tri-County Lodging Association (Vice-Chairman), The Lake of the Ozarks Golf Council, The Lake of the Ozarks Vacation Rental Association (LOVRA, treasurer and past president/founder), Freedom Through Christ Ministries (president) and the Lake Area Baseball Association. In addition he coaches his son's little league baseball teams and is the director of Jail Ministry for Calvary Chapel Lake of the Ozarks. He is married, has five children and enjoys music, baseball and reading.
Interests Baseball, history, the bible, sports in general and media.
Favorite Music Tony Carey, Rory Gallagher, Thin Lizzy, CSN&Y, The Beatles, Walter Trout, Kansas, Newsboys, Third Day, Lou Gramm and John Elefante.
Favorite Books Ted Dekker, suspense books, Randy Alcorn (Heaven, Grace and Truth), The Bible.