About Us

Our Board of Directors


Randy Reynolds is the Founder and Executive Director of Community Renewal. He came to Arizona from Southern California on a gymnastics scholarship to the University of Arizona in 1968. While at the U of A, he started a Bible study that grew to become a local church called the Vineyard Christian Community. This church focused on the marginalized, hippies, homeless and others who needed to find the love of Christ. He served there as the pastor until 1985. In 1985, Randall started Renewal Counseling and served as its founder and executive director until October of 2005. During that time he authored and published nine books and workbooks including Common Grace for Relationships and the Recovery Discovery Series workbooks. In 2006, Randall started Community Renewal, with the mission of transforming the city. He continues to counsel part-time and he is working on encouraging the body of Christ to bring healing, development and the Good News to the poor, marginalized, vulnerable and broken in Tucson. Randy is married to June, has four children and eight grandchildren.

 

Lynn Guyot is the President on the board.  She was born and raised in Tucson, AZ. She met her husband, Jay, while attending the University of Arizona. She and Jay have been married for over 30 years. They have two young adult children, a daughter Alesha and son Alex. Lynn has been a pediatric physical therapist for 30 plus years. She works with children (birth to 21), who have developmental disabilities, including cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, drug exposure, and autism. She drives throughout Tucson working with kids in their homes and schools. Each child is an individual, unique and full of potential. She also loves offering classes to parents and teachers on motor development and a child's growing brain..

Community Involvement:  Lynn has a passion for involving students in mission work.  She has participated with the youth of her church in many short-term mission trips in Tucson, Mexico and inner cities of the US.  She works to draw youth into local missions by partnering with many local ministries.

 

Daisy Martinez is the Vice-President on the board. . Daisy Lebron has been working in the professional Beauty Industry for over 25 years. After working in Tucson for almost 20 years she is now the proud owner of Daisy Diamonds Hair Salon and has worked everywhere from New York, Miami, Puerto Rico and Panama. Daisy has worked her entire career at perfecting her God given gift. Her passion goes beyond just doing hair as she works diligently to serve others with her gift. Her ambitious and compassionate personality along with many life experiences are what draw people to her. She uses her gift and her wisdom to serve and help those around her. Daisy has 3 amazing children and 8 even more amazing grandchildren. As a board member for Community Renewal Daisy works with Eagle Wings to help empower women to get back on their feet. Whether it be giving them a home if needed or offering her services to prepare them for interviews, she works diligently to make a difference. Daisy also opens her salon with her team to offer back to school haircuts for families in need. When she is not in the salon she is with her family making memories and taking in all life’s precious moments surrounded by the ones she loves most. Daisy lives with her husband, Dino, has 3 amazing children, and 8 even more amazing grandchildren.

Community Involvement: As a board member Daisy works with Eagle Wings of Grace to help empower women to get back on their feet. Whether it is giving them a home if needed or offering her services to prepare them for interviews, she works diligently to make a difference. Daisy also opens her salon with her team to offer back to school haircuts for families in need. When she is not in the salon she is with her family making memories and taking in all life’s precious moments surrounded by the ones she loves most.

 

Jim5Jim Stark is the Secretary on the board. Jim has lived in Tucson since moving from Chicago as a young child. Jim graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance. He has been in the investment management business for over 25 years, beginning his career with Merrill Lynch. Jim and his group now run their own independent investment practice in Tucson, AZ doing business as the JRS Wealth Management Group. Their focus is on incorporating biblical principals into their client's financial picture. Jim has served as a deacon and elder in his church, Catalina Foothills Church. He is married to wife Alicia, he has 4 children and 5 grandchildren.

Community Involvement:  Serves as a mentor at the Gospel Rescue Mission.