Biography: Dr. Abdellah Ait Boulahsen

Dr. A. Ait Boulahsen serves as a regional consultant for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products worldwide. In this capacity, he provides activity preplanning, coordination, implementation and follow-up on market development, customer servicing, policy and other market development oriented programs.

Prior to the Council, Dr. Ait Boulahsen worked for at ENA College of Agriculture as a Professor at the Animal Sciences Dept. In this capacity, he has been in charge of teaching and research in Poultry Sciences and served as the liaison for the poultry industry. He also served as a consultant for national and international organizations and a speaker in industry and associations meetings. 
Dr. Ait Boulahsen holds a PhD from North Carolina State University in Nutrition.

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. barley, corn, sorghum and their products. The Council has nine 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.