|United States Chief Agricultural Negotiator|
July 9, 2014 – January 20, 2017
|Preceded by||Islam A. Siddiqui|
|Succeeded by||Gregg Doud|
|Alma mater||Drake University (BA)|
Princeton University (MPA)
Early life and education
Vetter grew up in Nebraska on a family farm run by her father David Vetter Vetter received a B.A. from Drake University and an M.P.A. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.
From 2007 to 2010, she was an International Trade Advisor on the United States Senate Committee on Finance. Prior to working in the Senate, Vetter held numerous roles at the Office of the United States Trade Representative, including Director for Agricultural Affairs from 2005 to 2007 and Director for Sustainable Development from 2001 to 2005. Prior to that, she was Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of State for Management from 2000 to 2001. Vetter then served as Deputy Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services from 2010 to 2014.
In July 2017, she was named diplomat in residence at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. In this role, Vetter worked with leaders from the university's College of Law, College of Business and Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources to launch the Clayton K. Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance.
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