USMEF’s Hanes Elected to USAEDC Executive Committee
Greg Hanes, USMEF’s assistant vice president for international marketing and programs, has been elected to a three-year term on the executive committee of the U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council (USAEDC). A nonprofit private sector trade association, USAEDC has approximately 80 members including commodity trade associations, farmer cooperatives and state regional trade groups from around the country, representing the interests of growers and processors of a variety of U.S. agricultural products. They come together under the USAEDC umbrella to assist in export promotion efforts, specifically those in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service.