Name: Richard “Richie” Biedenharn

Status at Tulane: MBA Graduate Student

Office: 102 Stanley Thomas Hall

Project: FOCUS

Email: rbiedenh [at]

Richie Biedenharn is from Jackson, Mississippi. He graduated with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University in 2012. After working in the chemical industry for a few years, Richie returned to his studies in 2015 to pursue an MBA at Tulane University. Richie joined the FOCUS team in May 2016 as a technology to market analyst to perform techno-economic analysis and create a commercialization plan.

Favorite things about New Orleans: Food, festivals, and atmosphere