Randy Johnson is the President of Valley Vistas Management, located in Scottsdale. He grew up in a small southern Illinois town east of St. Louis, Missouri. “RJ” graduated from Eastern Illinois University where he received his Bachelor and Master’s degrees and relocated to Arizona in 1985 to become involved in auxiliary business services at Arizona State University. In Illinois and Arizona, Randy coordinated university housing and apartment programs that generated 24 million dollars in annual revenue and supervised contractual vendor services that generated 10 million dollars annually.
In 1995, Randy directed his business interests towards developing affordable housing options that could generate resources and interests in support of manufactured housing alternatives. He has dedicated the last 25 years to providing support services to manufactured communities in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Utah; and has been a manufactured housing dealer in Arizona over 20 years. Randy served on the board for the Manufactured Housing Communities of Arizona (MHCA) for sixteen years and serves as President of Arizona Home Innovations which was founded in 2010 to provide home renovation and construction support for the housing industry.
During his limited off time, Randy enjoys the lure of the canyons and National Parks in the southwest. You will regularly find him hiking the many trail systems in the Valley when he is not biking, skiing, or golfing with friends and family. His extended family has made the “Valley of the Sun” home and share his passion and quest for affordable housing.