English Teacher

Russell Bollag-Miller


English Teacher


Coach - Boys Lacrosse
Coach - Ski Team


Phone: 413-529-3000
Email: rbollagmiller@williston.com

In addition to teaching 10th and 11th grade English, Russell is a dorm parent in Ford Hall, a faculty advisor, a Sophomore Class Dean, and coaches skiing and lacrosse. He studied English Literature and Government at Skidmore College and is pursuing a Masters in English at Middlebury College’s Breadloaf School of English. Before coming to Williston, Russell taught in Zermatt, Switzerland, traveled throughout Asia and Oceania, studied fine furniture-making, and ski bummed around New England. Outside of life at Williston, Russell is an avid long-distance backpacker, cyclist, skier, reader, movie-watcher, and learner.

Skidmore College, BA

Fun fact:
Russell is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Switzerland and has cumulatively spent more than one year of his life living in Switzerland.