International Markets Specialist

Caitlyn Abbey is the International Markets Specialist for the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA). In her role, she works to establish relationships with Chicago based consulates and business groups by attending various events. Abbey also assists the International Markets Manager in hosting farm and industry visits with international trade teams.

Abbey has over five years of international agriculture experience focused on food security and development. Her career began in sales in the automotive industry in Detroit and moved toward international development when she was a Peace Corps volunteer in Madagascar for two years. Abbey holds a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy from Clark University.