Bill Russell was born in Long Island, New York. He completed his Bachelors and Masters in Human Services Administration at Antioch University, Baltimore, Maryland. Bill has over 30 years of experience with the development and management of substance abuse, mental health, and behavioral medicine services. He served as Administrator of Fair Oaks Psychiatric Hospital in Delray Beach. Bill served as Chief Operating Officer of The Watershed Treatment Programs of Boynton Beach. Bill and other professionals founded The Treatment Center of the Palm Beaches, where he served as Chief Executive Officer. Bill joined The Florida House Experience as Chief Operating Officer in June 2018. He is focused on improving the patient experience, expanding the diversity of services, and elevating The Florida House to a nationally recognized center of excellence.