December 15, 2022
Congratulations on your new role as Executive Chef at Mid-Pacific Country Club in Kailua, Hawaii. Chef Russell comes to Mid-Pacific Country Club as Executive Chef with extensive experience from local restaurants and has spent his last 13 years with Roy Yamaguchi's restaurant concepts - Goen here in Kailua, Roy’s Beach House at Turtle Bay, Humble Market Kitchen in Maui, and the original Roy’s in Hawaii Kai. Chef Russell is a local boy, born and raised on the Windward side of Oahu, graduated from Damien High School, and studied Culinary Arts at Kapiolani Community College. He has a background in various cuisines such as Traditional Japanese & Sushi, Pacific Rim, Italian, French, and Classic American.