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Name: Randy Mitchell.
Family: Three children.
Occupation: Owner of Upper Cut barber shop in Marysville.
Who would be a dream client? Working for the 49ers, cutting their hair before games. Or the Giants, traveling with them, cutting their hair.
How did you get started in this business? As a kid I started cutting all my friends' hair.
Hobbies, interests: Restoring old cars.
Where do you get your news? Appeal-Democrat.
What brought you to the Yuba-Sutter area? Born and raised here.
What do you like about the are? The people.
Where would you like to retire to someday? Maybe Hawaii when my kids grow up.
What is the closest you've been to a famous person? Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Brandon Vera — I shaved his head with a straight razor.
What would you do with a million dollars? Help out my community.
What is your dream vacation? With an RV travel to every state in the US, live in each state for two or three months.
Favorite television show as a kid? "The Simpsons."
Favorite sports teams: Giants and 49ers.
Who has had a strong influence in your life? My grandmother. She's always been there for me.
Tell us about a memorial experience: Going to the 2002 World Series Giants vs. Angels.
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A baseball player or football player.
What would you like to see different in the community? I'd like to see the people in the community get more involved, people helping out with kids, youth; start a YMCA.
Favorite movie: "Barbershop."
What is your pet peeve? Lines and shadows on haircuts.
What do you like about yourself? I keep it real, honest.