Full Name
John Guelly
Job Title
Past Chair of Alberta Canola
Speaker Bio
John Guelly is a 3rd generation canola, wheat and malt barley farmer from Westlock, AB, where he was born & raised. He farms just north of Edmonton with his wife, Shelly, and two children, Matthew and Kristen.

John is a Professional Engineer (B.Sc in Ag Engineering from the University of Alberta (1990)) and has previously worked in manufacturing while farming but now also does consulting while operating the family farm. He currently serves as a Director with the Westlock Seed Cleaning Coop and was appointed by the Government of Alberta in 2022 to the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council.

John served on the Board of Alberta Canola from 2015-21 in numerous capacities, including Chair in 2019-21. His passion is agriculture. He enjoys on farm research and trials, advocating for #westcdnag, most sports and being a Canola Ambassador.

John Guelly