Randy Bennett

Photograph Randy Bennett

Randy Bennett has worked in the Weatherization/Insulation Industry for 42 years.  Randy retired from the State of Illinois in 2012 after 32 years in Weatherization, serving as State Weatherization Manager for 12 years.  He was responsible for preparing Department of Energy State Plans, training, writing policy, reports, and manuals, and overseeing the IHWAP program operations.  Prior to state service, Mr. Bennett was a Weatherization Coordinator at a Central Illinois Community Action Agency and also spent several years as an insulation contractor.  Randy and his wife, Cecilia  designed and built an award-winning super-insulated earth-sheltered home in Petersburg, IL.  At ICRT, Randy teaches classes on Weatherization Basics, Weatherization 102, Energy Auditor Certification, and Quality Control Inspector.