Who We Are
Kaitlyn Tykhonovska serves as the global programs coordinator 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, Tykhonovska assists the global programs department and provides administrative support.
Prior to the Council, Tykhonovska worked for Capitol Process Services as the national services coordinator. In this capacity, she coordinated the service of legal documents across the United States and Canada. Tykhonovska also served as technology and research intern for the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy & Conflict Resolution at George Mason University, where she updated the Center’s website and assisted with communications, events and financial administration.
Tykhonovska holds a master’s degree in conflict analysis and resolution from George Mason University as well as a bachelor’s degree from the Croft Institute for International Studies at the University of Mississippi.
The U.S. Grains Council is a private, non-profit partnership of agribusinesses and producers committed to building and expanding international markets for U.S. grains and their products. The Council has 10 international offices that oversee programs in more than 50 countries. Support for the Council comes from its producer and agribusiness members and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) through programs in the U.S. farm bill.