Commissioner Randolph was born in Jackson County, he grew up on a small farm and was active in the local 4-H club. Commissioner Randolph enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1968 and is a decorated Vietnam Veteran. He obtained a degree from Parkersburg Community College through the G.I. bill before beginning a long and accomplished career in management, industrial safety and public service. Commissioner Randolph has been married for over 45 years and has two sons Michael and Austin. Commissioner Randolph has experience with F.M.C in South Charleston, the WV Department of Health, the Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, and Hartley Manufacturing. Member Randolph has served as President of the Ripley Park Commission, President of the WV Safety Council, was a process server here in Jackson County and presently volunteers with the American Legion. Commissioner Randolph is involved with the Jackson County Solid Waste Authority and is a volunteer with the Greene Center.