Board and Staff

Staff

Donnell Brown, President

Officers

Chair

Craig Bardwell

National Grape Cooperative/Welch's

Washington

Vice Chair

Rick Stark

Sun-Maid Growers of California

California

Secretary/Treasurer

Dan Martinez

Martinez Orchards, California

California

Past Chair

John Aguirre

California Association of Winegrape Growers

California

Regional Representatives

Southeast Region

Rock Stephens

The Vineyard at Point Breeze

Virginia

Northeast Region

John Martini

Anthony Road Winery

New York

Northwest Region

Russ Smithyman

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Washington

Midwest Region

Jim Ballard

James Arthur Vineyards

Nebraska

Southwest Region

Al Wiederkehr

Wiederkehr Wine Cellars

Arkansas

California

Bob Gallo

E&J Gallo

California

Commodity Representatives

Juice Grapes

Craig Bardwell

National Grape Cooperative/Welch's

Washington

Table Grapes

Kathleen Nave

California Table Grape Commission

California

Wine Grapes

Jerry Lohr

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wine

California

Native/Hybrid Species

Vacant

Rootstock/Nursery

Dan Martinez

Martinez Orchards

California

Vinifera Species

Vicky Scharlau

Washington Winegrowers

Washington

Raisins

Rick Stark

Sun-Maid Growers of California

California

At Large Appointees

Sam Filler

New York Wine & Grape Foundation

New York

Tony Stephen

American Vineyard Foundation

California

Wendy Brannen

Lodi Winegrape Commission

California

Rich Schaefers

Silverado Premium Properties

California

Nat DiBuduo

Allied Grape Growers

California

Jim Trezise

WineAmerica

Washington, DC

John Aguirre

California Association of Winegrape Growers

California

Deborah Golino

University of California Davis

California

Allison Jordan

Wine Institute

California

Nick Dokoozlian

E&J Gallo

California

Ed Hellman

Texas A&M University

Texas

Jason Smith

Paraiso Vineyards

California

Keith Striegler

E&J Gallo

California

Jim Anderson

Missouri Wine & Grape Board

Missouri

Marshall Miller

The Thornhill Companies

California

Anji Perry

J Lohr Vineyards

California

Franka Gabler

California Table Grape Commission

California