LRIC Board- Richard Horne

Richard Horne- Beef Farmers of Ontario

Richard currently serves as the Executive Director of the Beef Farmers of Ontario, following his tenure as BFO’s Manager of Policy and Issues.  During his time with BFO, Richard has been heavily involved with the BFO Research Committee, and helped lead the negotiations, fundraising, and site planning activities for the new beef research facilities at the Ontario Beef Research Centre, on BFO’s behalf.

Richard holds a Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Victoria, and a Bachelor of Arts (BA.H) degree in Public Policy with a minor in Political Science, from the University of Guelph.

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 and two young sons.