Elizabeth Burns-Thompson is currently Government Relations Manager for the Iowa Corn Growers Association. Elizabeth was raised on a diversified family farm in eastern Iowa, where her parents still farm today. Elizabeth’s passion for agriculture led her to Iowa State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Business. Elizabeth also holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Drake Law School, specializing in agricultural law and policy. While Iowa has always been home, one of her favorite past-times is traveling, and over the years she’s had the privilege of observing agricultural production in variety of countries around the world.