September 14, 2021

WG Applauds Elaine Trevino Nomination as Chief Ag Trade Negotiator

Western Growers congratulates Elaine Trevino on her nomination to be the next chief agricultural trade negotiator at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

President Joe Biden announced Trevino’s nomination yesterday, and if confirmed, she will play a crucial role in elevating the importance of agricultural issues in U.S. trade negotiations. Trevino is a former California deputy secretary of food and agriculture and currently serves as the president of the Almond Alliance of California.