Ivy Torres serves as the Manager of Global 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, Torres assists with strategic analysis of program planning and development; implementation and evaluation of USGC’s global programs, and backstopping the execution of our programs with international offices.
Prior to joining the Council, Torres worked as an office assistant at the Center for Career Development at Gettysburg College, where she earned a dual bachelor’s degree in globalization studies and Latin American, Caribbean and Latino studies combined with Spanish. She also completed study abroad programs in Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil.
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.