RANDOLPH J. TOWNSEND
Washoe County Senatorial
District No. 4
Affiliations: Advisory Board, Committee to Aid Abused Women; Chairman, Nevada Jaycees Government Affairs, 1981-82; Chairman, Coalition for Affordable Energy, 1980-present; National Council of Senior Citizens; Chairman, Washoe Association for Retarded Citizens; Adjunct Faculty, UNR; Pi Delta Phi; UNR Special Programs Advisory Board; Senate Representative, Governors Commission on Excellence in Education, 1984; Chairman, 1989 International Winter Special Olympic Games; American Legislative Exchange Council; Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of Northern Nevada; Teen View, Inc.; Nevada Business Week, Inc.; National Conference of Christians and Jews.
Personal and Professional Achievements: Outstanding Young Man of 1981, Reno Jaycees; National Jaycees Speak-up Award, 1982; "Legislator of Year," Social Workers Association, 1987-98; Truckee Meadows Human Service Award, 1997; Governors Mental Health Award, 1998; Nevada State Medical Associations Nicholas Horn Award, 1998.