Douglas Russell is President and a Founding Principal of Core Assurance Partners. Core Assurance Partners is an insurance, surety, and risk management firm based in Hampton Roads, Virginia. With a mission to deliver superior quality and impactful results to their clients, Core Assurance delivers through innovation and collaboration, employing the finest resources, and partnering with the most respected and recognized insurance companies in the industry. As a privately held company, Core Assurance has the freedom to do things differently, to be a good corporate and community citizen offering industry-leading technology and intellectual capital to meet the needs of their clients. Doug and his wife Pixie reside in the Linkhorn area of Virginia Beach. They are both graduates of the University of Richmond and have been married more than 35 years. They have an oldest son Will and his Wife Sarah Cottrell Russell who live in the North End of Virginia Beach and a younger son Jack who works in Washington DC. Doug is very active in the Hampton Roads community serving on multiple boards, charitable and professional organizations.