Randy Raines, PE

Practice Leader
Hydraulic Systems

Randy leads major planning projects related to water supply reliability and environmental sustainability for our clients in California. He was a co-founder of consulting firm RMC Water and Environment, which has since merged with Woodard & Curran. Over the course of his 40-year career, Randy has been project manager for numerous recycled water and watershed management planning and visioning efforts and recently served as principal-in-charge for the development of a comprehensive recycled water master plan for Los Angeles. He has managed agency strategic planning efforts, stream management studies, and environmental permitting and grant funding applications for many other complex, multi-benefit projects. Randy is currently serving on the Association of California Water Agencies’ Recycled Water Committee. 

"I've focused my career on balancing the need for water supply reliability in our communities with the need to protect and enhance the environment. I really enjoy developing innovative solutions that gain consensus from economic, social, and environmental interests and I’m excited to be mentoring the next generation of advocates for sustainability."