Norman Randy Pratt
Randy began teaching at Evergreen Valley College in 1988 becoming a full-time faculty member in 1993. Born and raised in the Bay Area he attended Chabot Community College in Hayward before transferring to the University of California, Berkeley where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education/Kinesiology. He then earned a Master's degree in Physical Education/Institutional Studies and a California Teaching Credential at San Jose State University.
During his tenure at Evergreen he has written and teaches numerous adventure based courses including Rock Climbing, Canyoneering, Kayaking, Hiking, Biking and Backpacking, Wilderness First Aid, Adventure Based Outdoor Recreation in addition to many other Physical Education and Kinesiology courses.
He currently serves as the President of the Evergreen Valley College Academic Senate and previously served as Vice-President for AFT 6157 Faculty Union and as a member of the Negotiation Team for AFT 6157.
Prior to Evergreen, Randy served as the Fitness Center Director at NASA Ames Research Center and taught Physical Education in the Franklin McKinley School District.
Randy is still listed in the CAL Football All-time records book for achievements he earned in 1983 as a placekicker on the CAL football team and he was a member of the CAL Football team that pulled off "The Play" against Stanford during the Big Game in Memorial Stadium November 20, 1982.
Education and Credentials Earned
M.A. Physical Education San Jose State
B.A. University of California, Berkeley
California Single Subject Teaching Credential Physical Education
California Child Development Program Director Credential
American Canoe Association Instructor Certified
American Mountain Guide Top Rope Manager Certified
American Red Cross Instructor Certified
A.P. Honorable Mention All American Honors CAL Football