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Russ Walker

Russ Walker’s communication expertise spans financial, sustainability, and marketing messaging.

Russ works with Look East clients to plan and deploy strategic communications internally and externally. He is a creative storyteller and enjoys helping others develop thought leadership strategies.

Russ worked at John Deere for more than 18 years in a variety of capacities, retiring as senior manager strategic public relations. His experiences at a Fortune 100 company and Interbrand best global brand enable him to understand the needs of today’s agribusinesses both in B2B and B2C communications.

A proud graduate of the University of Illinois, Russ is enjoying a new phase of life where he is called Grandpa. He is passionate about sustainability, a champion of diversity, and a fan of the Oxford comma.