Laurie Russell

Director of Community Engagement

Laurie Russell joined Benton Hospice Service as Outreach Manager in May of 2011 and in November of 2013 was named Director of Communications and Development, and in 2015 was named Director of Community Engagement. She is a member of the Leadership Team and has responsibility for community relations, marketing and fundraising, as well as overseeing the Transtions, caregiver support, bereavement and volunteer programs. Laurie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Oregon State University and has over 20 years' experience in community relations, marketing and development. Her duties at Benton Hospice Service include overseeing external communications, community relations, community education and development.