W. Henry Walker, Randy Gordon

Randy Gordon Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

"Just across the street from MemorialCare Children’s & Women’s hospital, there is a place where families can find a nurturing and supportive environment while their children receive treatment."

Just across the street from MemorialCare Children’s & Women’s hospital, there is a place where families can find a nurturing and supportive environment while their children receive treatment. In an uncertain time, the Ronald McDonald House shines bright for families from all walks of life; a welcome respite in the storm. Randy Gordon, President and CEO of the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, played a central role in bringing this essential part of the community to life, serving as a founding board member and spearheading the capital campaign to raise $6.2 million to build the house in 2011. He is a Past President of the board and now serves on the advisory committee, remaining one of its most vocal and public advocates. He has also plays an essential role in connecting RMH with other local organizations, helping to strengthen the local foundation of the house and expand its impact.

In addition to his transformative work with RMH, Randy donates his time to dozens of other nonprofit organizations and serves as an emcee and auctioneer (almost 300 times) at fundraising events across Long Beach. He also currently sits on the Precious Lamb Preschool Board of Directors. In business, in the community, and everywhere in between, Randy Gordon always leads with his heart.

Farmers and Merchants Bank has been proudly doing business with Randy Gordon for 15 years.