- Program Manager, Agribusiness, Food, and Consumer Economics Research Center
- AGLS 367
- (979) 845-6956
- Website: https://afcerc.tamu.edu
- Undergraduate Education
- B.S. Agribusiness, Texas A&M University
Loren Burns is the Program Manager for the Agribusiness, Food and Consumer Economics Research Center. She is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Center, as well as maintaining account records that include directing authorization and allocation of funds. Mrs. Burns interacts with external and prospective clients to successfully define parameters, transaction terms, and limitations surrounding research projects. She conducts analysis of large data sets and researches topics to provide Co-Directors with factual information that is accepted in the scientific community. Mrs. Burns also edits and composes many different types of complex documents in addition to compiling and presenting periodic financial reports to meet the needs of the Department and University System. Prior to joining the Department of Agricultural Economics, Burns was a Proposal Administrator at both the Texas A&M Research Foundation and the Texas A&M University System Sponsored Research Services were she worked with TAMUS researchers to provide a smooth transition into proposal and project management.