Stella Qian

Senior Manager of Global Ethanol Market Development
Headshot of Stella Qian

Sunxing “Stella” Qian serves as the senior manager of global ethanol market development 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 helps scale up global ethanol resources, implements programs and develops strategy for ethanol market development efforts.

Qian previously served as the manager of trade teams for the Council, where she coordinated planning and travel logistics for teams visiting the United States on trade missions and managed budgets.

Originally from Hangzhou, China, she is a graduate of George Washington University she also holds a master’s degree in tourism administration with a concentration in event and meeting planning.


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