Board and Staff

Staff

Donnell Brown, President

Officers

Chair

Tony Stephen

American Vineyard Foundation (Scheid Vineyards)

California

Vice Chair

Rick Stark

Sun-Maid Growers of California

California

Secretary/Treasurer

Dan Martinez

Martinez Orchards, California

California

Past Chair

Craig Bardwell

National Grape Cooperative/Welch's

Washington

Regional Representatives

Northeast Region

John Martini

Anthony Road Wine Company

New York

California

Tom Smith

E&J Gallo

California

Northwest Region

Russ Smithyman

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Washington

Southeast Region

Rock Stephens

Virginia Wine Board (The Vineyard at Point Breeze)

Virginia

Southwest Region

Al Wiederkehr

Arkansas Wine Producers Council

Arkansas

Midwest Region

Vacant

Commodity Representatives

Wine Grapes

Jerry Lohr

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wine

California

Table Grapes

Kathleen Nave

California Table Grape Commission

California

Rootstock/Nursery

Dan Martinez

Martinez Orchards

California

Vinifera Species

Vicky Scharlau

Washington Winegrowers

Washington

Raisins

Rick Stark

Sun-Maid Growers of California

California

Native/Hybrid Species

Vacant

Juice Grapes

Vacant

At Large Appointees

John Aguirre

California Association of Winegrape Growers

California

Jim Anderson

Missouri Wine & Grape Board

Missouri

Nat DiBuduo

Allied Grape Growers

California

Nick Dokoozlian

E&J Gallo

California

Sam Filler

New York Wine & Grape Foundation

New York

Bruce Fry

Lodi Winegrape Commission

California

Franka Gabler

California Table Grape Commission

California

Deborah Golino

University of California Davis

California

Ed Hellman

Texas A&M\\\ University

Texas

Allison Jordan

Wine Institute

California

Marshall Miller

The Thornhill Companies

California

Anji Perry

J Lohr Vineyards

California

Rich Schaefers

Silverado Premium Properties

California

Jason Smith

Paraiso Vineyards

California

Keith Striegler

E&J Gallo

California

Jim Trezise

WineAmerica

Washington, DC