Isabelle Ausdal joined the U.S. Grains Council on Dec. 14 because the supervisor of ethanol commerce coverage and economics within the group’s Washington, D.C., headquarters.
On this position, Ausdal will help in commerce coverage and financial evaluation of market and insurance policies as they relate to international ethanol and feed grain markets and USGC actions. Ausdal shall be targeted on offering data-driven choice assist to the director of world ethanol market improvement.
“Isabelle is a local of Illinois and involves us from a farming background, holding a bachelor’s diploma in agricultural economics from College of Illinois and a grasp’s diploma in authorized research from American College,” mentioned Brian Healy, USGC director of world ethanol market improvement.
“Her skilled background contains vital writing and evaluation expertise, together with briefings, coverage analyses and analysis associated to agriculture and environmental coverage.”
Previous to the council, Ausdal held a number of authorities relations and coverage roles together with as a legislation clerk, as an intern for John Deere, as a coverage intern for the Nationwide Affiliation of State Departments of Agriculture. For the previous yr, she has been a coverage analyst with Strategic Conservation Options.