Randy Bott has many years of experience with missionary work. He served a full-time mission in Samoa from 1964 to 1967 and later worked as a stake mission president. Recently, he served as president of the California Fresno Mission.
An educator by profession, Brother Bott teaches missionary preparation classes at Brigham Young University. He is also the author of Prepare with Honor: Helps for Future Missionaries and Home with Honor: Helps for Returning Missionaries. In Church callings, he has served as a Young Men president, a bishop, a high councilor, and a counselor in a stake presidency.
Brother Bott and his wife, Vickie, are the parents of six children.