Prior to becoming Executive Director of Beth Tzedec Congregation, Randy served for 8 years as the Executive Director of the Zareinu Educational Centre, Toronto’s only Jewish Day School and Treatment Centre for children with special needs. Randy has also held senior positions at Associated Hebrew Schools as Director of Development and Public Relations, at UJA/Federation where he worked in the Endowment Development and Social Planning departments and at Canadian Friends of Hebrew University where he was National Director of Academic Affairs. Randy has a BA in Jewish Studies and earned 2 MA degrees at Brandeis University, where he was the first graduate of the joint Jewish Communal Service/ Human Service Management Program. His interests include gardening, golf, public speaking, creative writing and reading. Randy has dedicated his career to work in the community and has held volunteer positions at various synagogues and social service agencies.