Randy Parkinson

Randy Parkinson

Event Coordinator


A native of Rexburg, Idaho, Randy Parkinson received an associate degree from Ricks College and a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from BYU in youth leadership and recreation management. He has worked at Ricks College and BYU-Idaho for 32 years.

Randy met his wife, Renee, while they were preparing for a month long survival course while attending BYU. They have been married for forty years, and they have five living children.

In addition to serving in the Northern States Mission from 1969 to 1971, Brother Parkinson has served in numerous church callings. His most cherished titles are husband, father, and grandfather.

Spiritual Preparation

Pre-Devotional Discussion:

Please respond to the question below on the devotional discussion board:

How have the ordinances and covenants you have received blessed you with power, peace, or healing?