— I try to instill in every single person in our winemaking process that everything they do is important, and that they truly make a difference.
Name a Napa Valley vintner who has influenced you and briefly explain why.
What are the most rewarding aspects of your work?
What's one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
If you weren't a Napa Valley vintner, what would you be doing?
What are the greatest challenges?
How many years have you been in the Napa Valley wine industry?
Our motto at the NVV is "cultivating excellence." What does this phrase mean to you and how do you cultivate excellence at your winery?
If you could open a bottle of your wine and share it with any three people (living or not), who would they be?
Which wine was your "a-ha!" wine – the one that made you love wine or inspired you to get into the industry?
How did you get started in the wine business?
Building a culture of passion, camaraderie, and heritage.Meet