Yeshake "Isaac" Belete

Yeshake "Isaac" Belete
IT Manager

Yeshake “Isaac” Belete serves as the information technology service support specialist for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the global use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products worldwide including ethanol and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS).

In this capacity, Belete is on point to make sure all technology operations run smoothly and that key objectives and deliverables are met. He provides company-wide support on a variety of hardware, software and business application issues; and also helps make IT infrastructure secure, accessible, hassle-free and reliable.

Prior to the Council, Belete worked for the New Horizons Computer Learning Center as the network and facilities specialist for 15 years in its Washington, D.C., location.

Belete also serves as chairman of the Family Builders Fellowship Inc., a non-profit organization, providing leadership in support of its vision and mission.

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