District 8 – Mid-South
Randy Pace co-owns a diversified family farming operation that includes beef cattle, 20,000 layer hens and commercial haying. After graduating from the University of Missouri in 1977, Pace worked in agriculture finance for 40 years with the Farm Credit System in Arkansas and Missouri while farming part-time. After retiring from FCS Financial in 2017, Pace expanded his farming operation by increasing his cow herd and adding poultry production. He actively serves on the Howell County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, the FCS Financial Board of Directors, as an MFA Oil delegate, and as vice chairman of West Vue Nursing Home. Pace and his family are members of the First Baptist Church in West Plains. Pace was elected to the MFA Oil Board of Directors in 2023.