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about robert lister

Robert Lister

Chief Financial Officer

Robert Lister is the Chief Financial Officer for Russell Cellular, a position he’s held since being promoted in 2017. Robert is responsible for the company’s finance operations and leads the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and Employee Services departments, as well as managing all financial and legal relationships for the company. Robert joined Russell Cellular in July of 2001 as an executive assistant to Kym Russell and continued with the company upon completing his college degree in accounting. He quickly worked his way into leadership positions and was instrumental in creating and developing the accounting, payroll, and human resources departments, as well as the systems that support them.

Robert provides strategic oversight of the revenue, which has grown tremendously during his years of management. He also directs the employee programs and company’s resources to ensure the growth trajectory and future stability of the company. Robert is a driven individual dedicated to both personal and team success. His relentless study of leadership principles and practices makes him a passionate force on the executive team. Robert is committed to developing others through his mentorship and inspiring programs. Robert has served Russell Cellular loyally for over twenty years and is a trusted confidant and friend to the Russells.

Personal Background

A Springfield, Missouri, area native, Robert and his wife Kelly reside in Nixa, Missouri, with their two children. Robert earned his BS in Accounting from Missouri State University in 2001. He is a longtime supporter of Boys and Girls Town, Convoy of Hope, and the American Heart Association, and is a former Chair of the local Heart Walk. Robert is an avid sports fan and enjoys golf, reading, and spending time and traveling with his family. Most of his leisure time is invested in supporting his kids’ participation on numerous sports teams and attending sporting events.

Meet the Team

Jeff Russell, CEO of Russell Cellular

Jeff Russell

Chief Executive Officer

Jeven Russell, President of Russell Cellular

Jeven Russell


Kym Russell, Co-founder of Russell Cellular

Kym Russell


Darin Wray, Chief Operating Officer of Russell Cellular

Darin Wray

Chief Operating Officer

Robert Lister

Chief Financial Officer

Nathan Mindeman, Chief Strategy Officer of Russell Cellular

Nathan Mindeman

Chief Strategy Officer

Daniel Hyder, Chief Sales Officer of Russell Cellular

Daniel Hyder

Chief Sales Officer

Layton Alsup, Vice President of Executive Support for Russell Cellular

Layton Alsup

Vice President of Executive Support

Anthony Badalamenti, Area Vice President of Sales for Russell Cellular

Anthony Badalamenti

Area Vice President of Sales

Brad Bowman, Area Vice President of Sales of Russell Cellular

Brad Boman

Area Vice President of Sales

Khris Stillman, Area Vice President of Sales for Russell Cellular

Khris Stillman

Area Vice President of Sales

Kurt Reinhart, Vice President of Learning and Development

Kurt Reinhart

Vice President of Learning & Development