Rebecca Kane

Meeting Manager

Rebecca Kane serves as the meeting manager for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the global use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products including ethanol and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS). In this capacity, she oversees all aspects of USGC meetings and events.

Prior to the Council, Kane worked for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), a charitable organization dedicating to funding Type 1 diabetes research, as the development coordinator. In that capacity, she executed large scale events for more than 2,500 participants.

Kane holds a bachelor's degree in communications from the College of Staten Island. She also is certified in event and hospitality management.

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