Senior Vice President, Resource Development
Randy has devoted his professional life to leadership roles that raise money and awareness for programs that improve the quality of life for others. He has served in the nonprofit sector as a senior development officer for 25 years. He began his fundraising career leading United Way Community Campaigns, first in Bay County, MI, then in the Research Triangle, NC. For the past 15 years, he built comprehensive development and communications programs from the ground up at nationally ranked, top-tier universities. His areas of expertise include corporate and foundation relations; major and planned gift fundraising and portfolio management; strategic, well-aligned gift proposals; board development; team building; crisis and issue management; and marketing and communications. Randy holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Houston, and he earned a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University. He is a graduate of two chambers of commerce leadership programs: Leadership Bay County in Bay City, MI, and Leadership Raleigh in Raleigh, NC, where he also served on Board of Directors as Chair of the Member Services Committee.