Leah Cochran Mulcahy has joined the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council as deputy director of communications.

Mulcahy will work closely with the council's Vice President of Communications Toby Moore, as well as President Jim Sumner, on industry communications and special projects. She has 12 years of experience working in international marketing and communications. Most recently, she was senior account manager at The Reynolds Group, an Atlanta, Ga., boutique public relations firm, where she was responsible for agriculture and commercial real estate accounts.