There is hardly a Mustang around who has not been a guest at the ranch of Richard Loomis. For over 30 years Richard has hosted functions for staff, coaches, and athletes at his property in Arroyo Grande. Richard is also one of the most distinguished Agriculture alums at Cal Poly. In the late 1950's Richard began development of a liquid feed supplement. In 1965 he started his own company, Loomis Inc.
Richard served as President of the San Luis Obispo Rotary Club and has been active with many community organizations. In 1980, he was selected as Cal Poly Alumni of the year in Agriculture. Richard was also one of the most popular football players during one of the most popular times in Mustang grid annals, 1949-51. He is a vigorous supporter of Mustang Athletics.
Richard lives in San Luis Obispo and has 4 children and 13 grandchildren. He enjoys hunting fishing, and golf. In 1991, he retired as President of Loomis Inc. Company.