Randy Moore

COOP: Chief Operating Officer
Randy Moore is a bilingual educator and advocate for underserved communities with experience in adolescent and adult pedagogy, corporate, non-profit, philanthropic, and educational leadership. He currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer of COOP, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help first generation college graduates overcome underemployment through digital skills and peer connections. Randy began his career in Macy’s Corporate Executive Development Program; he then became a high school English/ESL Teacher in Miami and Business Communications at Year Up in NYC before moving into leadership positions. Randy led partnerships and first-year student success at CUNY’s Guttman Community College and served as founding Site Director at Year Up in Arizona. Most recently, Randy was Vice President for Post-Secondary Partnerships at HERE to HERE and a Senior Advisor to The James and Judith K. Dimon Foundation. Randy is a proud New Yorker, graduated from Wilberforce University (HBCU), and earned a master’s in Bilingual/ENL Education from Adelphi University. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Leadership & Innovation in the Postsecondary Context at Arizona State University.