Who We Are
Anne Zaczek serves as the manager of global development programs for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the global use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products including ethanol and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS). In this capacity, Zaczek manages the Council’s Food for Progress program addressing the growing food demand of the world’s expanding middle class.
Prior to this position, Zaczek held many positions at the Council including manager of global programs; manager of programs and planning; manager of international operations for Asia; and the international operations coordinator for rest of the world.
She is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York, and holds a degree in international studies.
The Council is a private, non-profit partnership of agribusinesses and producers committed to building and expanding international markets for U.S. feed grains and ethanol. The organization has 10 international offices that oversee programs in more than 50 countries. Support for the Council comes from its producer and agribusiness members and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) through programs authorized in the U.S. farm bill.