Randall Reardon


BACKGROUND: I’ve spent most of my life living and working in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, although I spent more than ten years of it overseas in Europe, Asia and Africa. For many years I was employed in the U.S. Intelligence Community, and had the opportunity to work in a variety of positions as well as travel to some interesting places. I have a B.S. in Journalism from the University of Maryland, and an M.S. in Management from the University Of Maryland University College.

INDUSTRY BACKGROUND: During my government service I managed information technology and communications programs, projects and activities in support of intelligence operations. I also developed policies, improved processes and metrics, and conducted analysis on selected topics. I was the business manager for one government working capital fund, and the business planner for another. I am trained in Six Sigma techniques.

HOBBIES: Reading, writing, stamps.

I COACH/CONSULT BECAUSE: I want to help others achieve their promise and potential by working with them to improve their ability to succeed.

FAVORITE QUOTE: Nothing happens until something moves. –Albert Einstein

FAVORITE MOVIES: Dave, The Fifth Element, Defiance

WHAT I AM READING: Making Ideas Happen by Scott Belsky, The Black Swan by Nassim Taleb, anything by Lee Child

COMMENTS: I enjoy driving change and improvement, and believe that planning is essential to success. I look forward to helping you achieve your professional goals.