Randy was named executive vice president and chief financial officer in April 2014. He has overall responsibility for the corporate and operating finance functions, which include the corporate controller, financial planning and analysis, treasury, tax, risk management, audit, and financial compliance.
Previously, Randy was senior vice president, Global Operating Finance responsible for overall leadership of all Finance roles supporting the Global Consumer and Scotts LawnService business segments. Randy began his ScottsMiracle-Gro career in 1999 as director and assistant controller for the Ortho business team. Other assignments have included director, Roundup Finance; senior director, Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis; and vice president, North America Finance. He was named senior vice president, North America Finance in January 2008.
Before joining ScottsMiracle-Gro, Randy was employed by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Pittsburgh and Columbus, which included an engagement with The Scotts Company.
Randy earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from The Ohio State University.
Randy’s favorite ScottsMiracle-Gro product is EZ Seed. “It revolutionized the grass seed patching experience for consumers, grew the category and increased our profits. I use it every Spring to repair the ‘dog spots’ in my lawn.”