LRIC Board- Richard Horne

Richard Horne- Beef Farmers of Ontario

Richard graduated from the University of Guelph with a BA Honours in Public Policy with a minor in Political Science, and is currently in the midst of completing his Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Victoria. 

Since 2010, Richard has worked for the Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO), and currently serves as the Manager of Policy and Issues.  On the beef research front, Richard is responsible for managing the BFO Research Committee and has been actively involved in the negotiations, fundraising, and site planning activities for the new beef research facilities at the Elora Beef Research Centre.

Richard is the current President of the University of Guelph Alumni Association and an active volunteer within the Guelph community.  Richard resides in Guelph with his wife Kristen, and his son Jackson.