Turquoise Adams joined the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) on Nov. 5 as the ethanol programs coordinator at the organization’s Washington, D.C., headquarters.
In this role, Adams will support the ethanol and economics team by facilitating program planning, managing correspondence and reports and handling information management and contracting.
“We are excited to have Turquoise join us and bring her prior experience coordinating seminars and handling travel arrangements with her,” said Mike Dwyer, USGC chief economist and lead on ethanol programs. “She is a welcome addition to our team.”
Prior to the Council, Adams worked for the National Association of Surety Bond Producers as an education specialist. In this capacity, she assisted with logistics and execution of meetings, coordinated bi-weekly virtual seminars and provided oversight of administrative tasks regarding continuing education credits. Adams also previously served as a coordinator for FirstBook, where she resolved customer issues and assisted in transmitting orders to warehouse fulfillment and supplier partners.
Please join the Council in welcoming Turquoise!
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 13 key markets and representatives in an additional 15 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.