Kelsey Billings serves as the Director of Government Affairs and Sustainability, as well as the Treasurer of NCFC CO-OP/PAC at the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC). In this role, Kelsey is responsible for the biotechnology labeling, sustainability, labor and livestock issue areas of NCFC’s public affairs agenda. As PAC Treasurer, she manages the PAC’s finances and coordinates events with members of Congress who support NCFC’s mission.
In 2012 Kelsey served as a Public Policy Fellow at The Fund for American Studies and is an alumnus of the International Institute for Political and Economic Systems, and the Institute on Business and Governmental Affairs with the same program. She earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri in 2010. In 2014 she received a master's degree in Business Administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a master's with a concentration in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University. Kelsey was born and raised in Bloomington, Illinois where she found her calling to agriculture through family farming and 4-H. She and her husband currently reside in Alexandria, Virginia.