Tres Bailey is the director of agriculture and food in the federal government relations and corporate affairs division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Since 2005, Bailey has represented Wal-Mart on all legislative and regulatory issues related to the company’s grocery division, with particular emphasis on food safety and nutrition.

In addition, Bailey has worked on international trade issues, including the WTO, bilateral trade agreements, preference programs and foreign direct investment. 

Prior to joining Walmart, Bailey worked for Congressman Charlie Stenholm (D-Texas) on energy, agriculture and transportation issues. He moved to Washington to intern for the House Agriculture Committee after graduating from Texas A&M University with a degree in Agriculture Economics.

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