Kellie Randle is Director of Special Projects at Randle Communications.
Randle began her career working for Pete Wilson during his gubernatorial election in 1990. She worked in Advance, event planning, logistics and coalition building. Her political career included the Governor’s Office in Sacramento as Assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff, The Department of Education and the White House in Washington D.C.
Randle owned and operated a special events and fundraising business and also taught elementary school. She returned to politics to work on Governor Schwarzenegger’s historic recall campaign and worked with Maria Shriver, as the Chair of the State Capitol’s welcoming event for California’s new First Lady.
Randle is deeply committed to community service through volunteerism. She is passionate about philanthropic work and improving the Sacramento community. She represented Randle Communications as a Board member of California Musical Theater (producers of Music Circus and Broadway Sacramento) for over 5 years. She has worked with the Shriners Hospital for Children’s Debutante Ball and served on the Parent Boards at Jesuit and St. Francis High Schools, and the Parent Advisory Council at Vanderbilt University. Randle also served as the President of National Charity League (NCL) Sacramento Chapter, where she led 250 mothers and daughters in service to 17 local philanthropies. She created a new partnership with NCL and Foster Youth in Sacramento, raising money for scholarships and creating mentoring opportunities.
She served as PTA President and was appointed to the Superintendent’s Advisory Committee for the Sacramento City Unified School District. She chaired the Jesuit High School Auction in 2016, raising a record setting million dollars. Randle has been active in many community organizations including the Junior League of Sacramento, Pi Beta Phi, local theater groups including Sacramento Theater Company, and the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Randle and her husband, Jeff were named one of Sacramento’s top 25 Power Couples by the Sacramento Business Journal.
Randle enjoys writing, she was a contributing writer to the Chicken Soup for the Soul books and was a columnist for Inside Publications, interviewing prominent leaders in the community, traveling, photography and visiting her kids. She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1991 and lives in Sacramento with Jeff.