Mrs. Russell teaches 7th and 8th grade Spanish. This is her first year at BCS. She grew up in Nitro, WV, with her mom, dad, and older brother and sister. She graduated from Poca High School in 1979. In 1980, she married her high school sweetheart, Jack. They have two children, Joshua and Emily, and three grandchildren, Robbie, Isaiah and Lilly. The Russells currently attend Bible Center Church.
Suzie and Jack have served as missionaries with Ethnos360, formerly New Tribes Mission, since 1990. They lived in Bolivia, South America for many years where they ministered to the Simba people. They continue their ministry itinerantly.