Randall Hutto is a lifelong resident of Wilson County. Growing up in Watertown, he attended Watertown Elementary and graduated from Watertown High School. Randall earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Middle Tennessee State University in 1984 and would continue his education with a master’s plus 30 degree in Education from Trevecca Nazarene College.
He began his career in education at Lebanon High School in 1984, teaching U.S. History, Math and Physical Education. During his tenure at Lebanon High, he utilized his passion for both young people and athletics as an assistant varsity football coach for 18 years and led the Blue Devils Boys’ Varsity Basketball team as head coach for 12 years.
After an 18-year career at Lebanon High School, Randall accepted the opportunity to serve as Assistant Director of Schools for the Lebanon Special School District in 2003.
Randall began a new and challenging career in September of 2010, when the citizens of Wilson County elected him to serve as Wilson County Mayor.
He and his wife, Paula, have been married 34 years and have three children. Alex, a D-1 Facility rep in Cool Springs, Megan, who is a representative for Natera and Brett, who attends Tennessee Tech. He has one grandson, Jack. Randall and Paula are members of Immanuel Baptist Church, where he teaches Sunday school and serves as a deacon. He is a member of the Lebanon, Mt. Juliet and Watertown Chambers of Commerce and an active member of the Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club.