R. Wayne Randle
Emergency Management Coordinator - Marietta Campus
Wayne Randle has served as an emergency manager and field response officer for over
40 years. Randle began his public service in 1972 with the Alabama Highway Patrol.
Moving to Jefferson County as an emergency manager/ enforcement officer in 1978. Randle
served as on-Scene Coordinator for more than 400 natural and man-made incidents in
the county, and served as 911 Administrative Officer. Randle joined the Alabama Emergency
Management Agency in 1989, and moved to DHS in 1990.
A graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in communications,
Randle holds certification as a graduate of DHS FEMA’s Career Development Program
(DHS PDS), HazMat Specialist, and Radiological Waste Isolation from the U.S. Department
of Energy. Randle earned Emergency Manager Certification from the International Association
of Emergency Managers in 2005.