Reaffirming our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Randy Townsend, MPS, has worked for the American Geophysical Union for more than 14 years. His career focuses on the execution of the Publications Department’s strategic goals, and the performance and development of an expanding portfolio of scholarly journals, requiring oversight of peer review operations and content integrity. He has been a leader in policy implementation and manages allegations of misconduct and ethical violations. Randy is a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors’ Programming Committee, Advisory Board Member for the Association of Media and Publishing, and Co-Chair for the Society of Scholarly Publishing’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee.