Dylan Biggs serves as the trade policy coordinator 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, Biggs provides support to the trade policy and sustainability team, organizes staff and member travel and makes arrangements for visiting teams, facilitates program planning and tracks data and markets changes.
Biggs started at the Council in 2022 as the receptionist/administrative assistant before starting his current role in November 2022. Prior to joining the Council, Biggs gained experience in a number of roles including as an EMT in Philadelphia and an internship in the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as stints living abroad in Italy, France and Australia.
Biggs holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Temple University and a master’s degree in international service from American University.
About The U.S. Grains Council
The U.S. Grains Council develops export markets for U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products including distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and ethanol. With full-time presence in 28 locations, the Council operates programs in more than 50 countries and the European Union. The Council believes exports are vital to global economic development and to U.S. agriculture’s profitability. Detailed information about the Council and its programs is online at www.grains.org.