Hefner Assumes Manager Of Global Trade Position In Council’s D.C. Headquarters

Jace Hefner joined the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) in its Washington, D.C., headquarters on Jan. 3 as the new manager of global trade.

Jace Hefner Headshot
Jace Hefner

In this role, Hefner will provide trade servicing expertise to Council members and customers, further develop export markets for U.S. feed grains and strengthen the relationship between USGC and traders around the world.

“This position is a key role for the Council’s outreach, both to our domestic membership and our international offices and customers,” said Kurt Shultz, USGC senior director of global strategies. “Jace will act as a trade ambassador and take charge of several of our marketing outreach efforts on behalf of the U.S. Grains Council.”

Before joining the Council, Hefner spent five years at Oracle Corporation, where he led political and diplomatic outreach.

Hefner holds a bachelor’s degree in international studies from Baylor University.

Please join the Council in welcoming Jace!