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Patricia Esqueda returned to the U.S. Grains Council as the Western Mexico Marketing Specialist as of Monday, Dec. 4.
In this role, Esqueda will promote and market U.S. corn, barley, sorghum and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) to the feed and livestock industry in Western Mexico, in and around Guadalajara. She will also support the Council's ethanol work in Mexico as well as feed and livestock and barley and brewery programs.
“The Council is happy to welcome Patricia back to the team,” said Ryan LeGrand, USGC director in Mexico. “Patricia has an extensive nutritional background that will be utilized in our efforts to increase inclusion rates of DDGS in areas of the country where the Council sees opportunity to expand usage, and to increase our overall presence in our top DDGS export market.”
Esqueda previously worked for the Council as a technical assistant and was later promoted to technical director in the Council’s Mexico office, working there for a total of 19 years. She most recently served as a professor at the Universidad Panamericana in Mexico City.
Please join us in welcoming Patricia back to the Council!