Randi Kay Stephens
Associate Program Manager, Local Government Basics
Randi Kay Stephens is the Associate Program Manager for the Local Government Basics program and the Cities Counties Schools Partnership, a collaborative of the League of California Cities, California State Association of Counties and the California School Boards Association.
Prior to joining the Institute, Randi Kay served as a staff member to an elected official with the city of Sacramento and as a volunteer services coordinator for the 28 branches of the Sacramento Public Library. She enjoys working on governance basics, leadership and intergovernmental collaboration. During her service at the city and library, Randi Kay’s focus was on relationship-building with residents and businesses and in working towards community-based solutions. She is very proud of the many community gardens and playgrounds she helped build with community members and the many volunteers she engaged to help adults learn to read later in life.
Randi Kay received her MPA from the University of San Francisco. She serves as a board member of the Sacramento chapter of the American Society for Public Administration.