Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Russell Wilson
Coach Russell Wilson was born in Massachusetts, raised in Florida, and joined the Air Force in 1981. After assignments in Georgia, Nevada (Las Vegas!), Greece, South Carolina, Korea, and Okinawa, he retired from Eielson in 2002. Since then, he has been a substitute teacher, school bus driver and motor coach driver-guide. After 15 years of substitute teaching both in Florida and the FNSBSD, Coach Wilson is very happy to finally be considered a “real” teacher. Coach Wilson received a BSOE in Business Management from Wayland Baptist University in 2004, and earned his PE Certification from State College of Florida in 2011.He has two beautiful daughters (Ashley and Kimberly) and two adorable grandchildren (Carter and Kyndl). Coach loves to travel, though his yearly exit (escape) from Alaska in January and February is discontinued until further notice.