Born in Columbia, Missouri, Russ Anderson grew up around Central Missouri. Russ is the Founder and CEO of Anderson Homes. Since 2003, he has built over 400 homes, commercial buildings, and multi-family units.
Russ is a family man and has been married to his wife, Andrea, since 1997. He is a proud father of two sons, Grant and Graden. Away from work, Russ enjoys attending church at Grace Bible, spending time with his family, cooking, and golfing.
Emmett, the owner of Russellbilt, masterfully transforms metal and wood into custom furniture, clocks, signage, and staircases. His custom work can be found in over 100 homes around the region, while his furniture and signage enhance businesses and restaurants like Fretboard Coffee, Barred Owl Butcher & Table, and Silverball. He’s also the creator of the COLUMBIA sculpture on the Gateway Plaza. Emmett started off in a one car garage doing handyman work and odd jobs, and has invested everything back into his company, always stiving to better his skills, challenge himself, “make cool stuff and sell it.”