OUR TEAM

OUR FIRM AT A GLANCE

Russell & Company CPAs PC was founded by Jim Russell to provide outstanding service to individual and business clients in the areas of financial reporting, taxation, valuation and litigation support, and retirement plan administration.  Jim is joined by a team, both well acquainted with and new to Jim, who share in his philosophy.

Here at Russell & Company CPAs PC we are dedicated to you and all your different financial and accounting needs.


We collectively have many years experience in providing outstanding client service and plan to continue that.  Our most important goal is making you a happy, life-long client.

James G. Russell, CPA/ABV/CFF

Jim leads our team with over thirty years of public accounting practice.  Jim, a certified public accountant, is accredited in business valuation and certified in financial forensics, and holds membership in the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  In addition, Jim is a member of the Connecticut Collaborative Divorce Group and a board member of the Children's Law Center.  Jim resides in Farmington with his wife, Carmela.  Jim can be reached by phone at 860.838.8162, or email at jgr@russellcompanycpa.com.


Michele R. Dumesnil, CPA/ABV/CFF
Michele's focus at the firm is in valuation and litigation support, and taxation.  Michele, with over twenty years experience, is accredited in business valuation and certified in financial forensics.  She is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  Michele lives in Ellington with her husband, Tim.   Michele can be reached by phone at 860.838.8149, or email at mrd@russellcompanycpa.com.



Nick A. Karlowicz, CPA/CFF, CFE

Nick, with over ten years of public accounting experience, brings a background of litigation support and forensic accounting to the firm.  Nick is certified in financial forensics, is a certified fraud examiner, and obtained an MBA from the University of Hartford.  He is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.  He lives in West Hartford with his wife, Farana and their beloved dog, Lupa.  Nick can be reached by phone at 860.838.8160, or email at nak@russellcompanycpa.com.


Edmund E. Clark III, MSA
Ed specializes in retirement plan administration and compliance along with accounting and financial reporting, and individual and business taxation.  Ed has over ten years experience and holds a Masters of Science in Accounting.  An avid sports fan, Ed is actively involved in his children's sports teams as Coach Clark.  Ed makes his home in Simsbury with his wife, Mary, and two children.  Ed can be reached by phone at 860.838.8163, or email at eec@russellcompanycpa.com.


Reid J. Russell, CPA
Reid joined the firm in January 2020 after previously working for PricewaterhouseCoopers in their real estate tax practice based in New York City. Reid is a certified public accountant and obtained his BBA and Masters in Taxation from Fordham University. He is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.  In his spare time, Reid enjoys watching sports, working out and traveling. Reid lives in West Hartford.  Reid can be reached by phone at 860.838.8160, or email at rjr@russellcompanycpa.com.