Randall C. Lawrence

Randall C. Lawrence, Superintendent/President, College of the Siskiyous since October 1, 2008, is a native of Portland, Oregon, where he attended Portland State University and Lewis and Clark College, Randy graduated with a Bachelor’s of Music from Lewis and Clark in 1978.  In 1979 he was awarded a full tuition scholarship to attend the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati and completed his Masters of Music degree in 1980.  Following graduation, he accepted a teaching position at Toccoa Falls College in Northeast Georgia and later returned to Cincinnati to begin work on a Ph.D. in Musicology.  His community college experience began by serving as a one-year sabbatical replacement at Clark College in Vancouver, Washington.  A year later, in 1987, he became Professor of Music at Olympic College in Bremerton, Washington, where he taught nine years in the classroom.  In 1996, he became Dean for Social Sciences and Humanities at Olympic College and served in this position for five years until he was selected to be the Vice President of Instruction until 2008.  Mr. Lawrence is the 9th Superintendent / President for the Siskiyou Joint Community College District.