Who We Are
Stella Qian serves as the manager of trade teams for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the global use of U.S. barley, corn and sorghum and related products including ethanol and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS). In this capacity, Qian coordinates planning and travel logistics for teams visiting the United States on trade missions.
Qian comes from Hangzhou, China. She is a graduate of George Washington University and holds a master’s degree in tourism administration with a concentration in event and meeting planning.
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.