Richard Lamb, Senior Director of Operations

Richard Lamb is Senior Director of Operations for Drax Biomass. He is responsible for the company’s operations and performance at its three compressed wood pellet plants and the port in Baton Rouge/Port Allen.

Richard joined Drax Biomass in 2016 where he served as a Plant Manager and Director of Operations. He has 10 years of experience in the biomass industry including roles as IT Manager, Shift Supervisor, Plant Manager, Area Manager and Operations Manager for Green Circle Bio Energy and Enviva Biomass. He started his career in automation and controls and was Regional Director for 6R Communications/Time Warner.

He graduated from Augusta Technical College in Network and Communications and holds Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.