B.A., American Studies, University of Notre Dame
M.B.A., Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland
Randy Kinder is the President and Managing Director of the AFL-CIO Investment Trust Corporation. Mr. Kinder started with the AFL-CIO’s Investment Program since 2002. He was originally hired by the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) as a as a Program Manager for the HIT Home union member mortgage program. While at the HIT, he was responsible for overseeing HIT HOME, in Chicago, Los Angeles, and several other markets. In this role, Mr. Kinder worked closely with local labor leaders, city officials, and mortgage lenders to forge strong partnerships centered on making the dream of homeownership accessible for members of the labor community. He later joined the ITC marketing group, and initially focused on broadening marketing and outreach to include key AFL-CIO constituency groups like CBTU and LCLAA. In 2012 Mr. Kinder was instrumental in the launch of the AFL-CIO Equity Index Fund and has continued to guide the strategic outreach of this effort as the fund has grown to over $8 Billion dollars in assets. Mr. Kinder was also responsible for marketing the AFL-CIO Building Investment Trust (BIT) in several key markets and to select International Unions.
While Studying at The University of Notre Dame, Mr. Kinder participated in Football and Track. He is very proud to have been a member of the NFL Players Association during his career with the Green Bay Packers and the Philadelphia Eagles. He remains a very enthusiastic fan of the Fighting Irish but his favorite thing in life is his daughter Fiona. Mr. Kinder, Fiona and his wife Erin reside in Washington, DC.
Mr. Kinder holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. He holds FINRA Series 63 and 7 certifications.