Randy graduated from Heald Business College in 1965 and had a small accounting practice for approximately ten years. He also worked in the truck leasing industry for twenty years, retiring as the Northern California Zone Manager for Avis in 1982. He built a house in Grass Valley and bought and sold real estate. He was a CEM board member from 2003 to 2008. When a need arose in the CEM Business Office, Randy answered the call, first as a volunteer, next as a consultant, then joining the staff full time in 2009.