Shannon Herzfeld is joining Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), Decatur, Ill., as vice president-government relations, effective Feb. 1, 2005. Herzfeld will be located in Washington, D.C. and will manage the activities of the ompany's Washington office.

Herzfeld previously served as senior vice president-international affairs of The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) trade association. Prior to this position, she served as director-international trade services for Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, L.L.P.

Herzfeld received a MBA from the Wharton Graduate School at the University of Pennsylvania and Masters of Arts degrees from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.

Source: Company Release