We are pleased to announce the election of Russ Doll as a new member of the CFBPP Board of Directors. He will replace Steve Gainey, a Foundation Board Member for nine years and Treasurer, who has agreed to continue his support as a member of the Foundation Advisory Board. Welcome Russ and thank you, Steve, for your service to the Balboa Peninsula Point community.
Russ was born, raised and educated in Southern California.
He began his career with Price Waterhouse rising to Senior Manager in the Audit Practice. After 11 years at Price Waterhouse, Russ became Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Pre-Delivery Service Corporation, a former subsidiary of the Ford Motor Company. He next worked at Bell Industries in El Segundo. During his seven years at Bell Industries he served as Chief Financial Officer, President and Chief Executive Officer. Then Russ moved to Fresh Start Bakeries where he was Chief Financial Officer and Chief Executive Officer. After Fresh Start, Russ became Chief Financial Officer and then President of The HAVI Group in Downers Grove, Illinois. He is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Accurate Background in Irvine and a member of the Board of Directors and investor for both Dianne’s Fine Desserts in Chicago and Aspire Bakeries in Los Angeles.
In addition, Russ is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana.
Russ moved to the Peninsula Point in 2019 and lives here with his wife, Chris. They also have a home in Villa Park. Russ and Chris are the proud parents of Emily, Jack and Megan. We are happy to add Russ’s high-level accounting and management expertise to the Foundation Board.