Steve Van Horn

Steve Van Horn has served as the Director of Plant Operations for the Riley Resource Group since July of 2017. In this role, Steve leads the production teams at our Feed Energy plants in Des Moines and Sioux City and our Corn Oil ONE joint venture plant in Council Bluffs. Steve also leads the corporate Quality and Food Safety team located in Des Moines.

Steve joined Riley Resource Group in August 2016 by serving as the Plant Manager at the Corn Oil ONE joint venture. Before joining the company, he served as Plant Manager at Jack Link’s Beef Jerky and held various plant leadership positions during a 13 year career with Cargill at multiple Dressings, Sauces, and Oils plants. He received his degree in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Business from Iowa State University in 2001.

Steve is originally from Urbandale, IA. He currently lives in Waukee with his wife, Jamie, and his three children, Carter, Austin, and Addie. When not at work, he keeps busy watching sports, playing basketball, and keeping up with his kids’ activities