Emily Sutton

Manager of Communications
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Emily Sutton serves as the Manager of Communications for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products worldwide.

In this capacity, Sutton is responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the USGC’s publications, website, social media presence and other internal and external outreach.

Prior to joining the Council, Sutton acted as creative lead with Prim Marketing Group. She also held several communications roles within the agriculture community, holding internships with Hog Slat, Inc. and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Sutton holds a bachelor’s degree in media and journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


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.