Robin Akhurst
Robin Akhurst
Regional Winemaking Director
Vintage Wine Estates Napa & Sonoma
Constantin Alexander
Constantin Alexander
Director of Beverage | US
Hakkasan Group
Lou Amdur
Lou Amdur
Owner
Lou Wine Shop
Nicole Andrus
Nicole Andrus
European Imports Sales Director
Trinchero Family Estates
Peter Bakulic
Peter Bakulic
Local Expert
American Meadmakers Association Board
Gillian Ballance
Gillian Ballance
Sr education manager
Treasury Wine Estates
Patrick Ballow
Patrick Ballow
Proprietor
Vino Carta
Bob Bath
Bob Bath
MS, Professor of Wine and Beverage Studies
The Culinary Institute of America
Natalie Bell
Natalie Bell
Founder
Mindful Wellness
Sandy Block MW
Mr. Sandy Block MW
VP Beverage
Legal Sea Foods
Alessia Botturi
Alessia Botturi
Sommelier & WSET III
LUX Wines
Bill Brandel
Bill Brandel
VP Sales/Marketing
Somm Journal
Molly Brooks
Molly Brooks
Advanced Sommelier
BarWeThereYet Consulting
Robert Brownson
Robert Brownson
Sales Representative
Farm Wine Imports
Dan Burke
Dan Burke
National Craft Spirits Manager
Christian Butler
Christian Butler
Vice President
Lyre's Non Alcoholic Spirit Co. - North America
Joshua Carlos
Joshua Carlos
Western Regional Manager
Lyre's Non-Alocholic Spirits Co.
Joel Caruso
Joel Caruso
Los Angeles Marketing Manager
Chopin Imports
Jim Clarke
Jim Clarke
Marketing Manager
Wines of South Africa
Denise Clarke
Denise Clarke
Winemaker & Co-Owner
Altipiano Vineyard & Winery
Will Costello MS
Will Costello MS
Estates Ambassador
Bien Nacido & Solomon Hills Estate
Jann Cotter
Jann Cotter
SVP Wine Sales Education
Jackson Family Wines
Brian Cronin
Brian Cronin
MS, National Education Manager
Taub Family Companies
Charles Curtis
Charles Curtis
MW, Founder
WineAlpha
Christine Dalton
Christine Dalton
Business Development Advisor
WSET Americas
Chef Amy Dibiase
Chef Amy Dibiase
Executive Chef
Vistal Restaurant + Intercontinental San Diego
Maurice DiMarino
Maurice DiMarino
Beverage Director
Cohn Restaurant Group
laura donadoni
laura donadoni
President
La Com Wine Agency
Cameron Douglas
Cameron Douglas
MS, Senior Lecturer Above the Bar
AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand
Traci Dutton
Traci Dutton
Wine Educator
CIA
Serge Enriquez
Serge Enriquez
Marketing and Creative Director
Los Javis
Eric Entrikin
Eric Entrikin
MS, Germain Robin Ambassador
E & J Gallo
Derek Epps
Derek Epps
Multicultural Marketing Manager
E. & J. Gallo
Christian Esser
Christian Esser
Director
Wineschool3
Augusto Ferrarese
Augusto Ferrarese
Corporate Beverage Director
Urban Kitchen Group
Ash Fishbein
Ash Fishbein
Proprietor
Sap House Meadery
Alex Frost
Alex Frost
Assistant Winemaker
Sextant Wines
Jeridan Frye
Jeridan Frye
Brand Ambassador
Ruinart
Faith Fulginiti
Faith Fulginiti
Wine Director
Del Frisco's Steakhouse
Tim Gaiser
Tim Gaiser
MS, Leading Wine Educator, Speaker, Writer, and Researcher
David Glancy
David Glancy
Founder & CEO
San Francisco Wine School
Mary Gorman-McAdams
Mary Gorman-McAdams
MW, Director
International Wine Center
Gigi Griselda
Gigi Griselda
Western Market Manager
Bozal
Annette Hanami
Annette Hanami
Official Ambassador
Bourgogne Wines
Becky Harris
Becky Harris
Chief Distiller
Catoctin Creek
Nick Hetzel
Nick Hetzel
MS, Director of Wine Education
Jackson Family Wines
Christopher Hoel
Christopher Hoel
Founder
Harper's Club
Ralf Holdenried
Ralf Holdenried
Winemaker
Black Stallion Estate Winery
Eugenio Jardim
Eugenio Jardim
US Ambassador
Wines of Portugal
Lia Jones
Lia Jones
Executive Director
Diversity In Wine and Spirits
Geoff Labitzke
Geoff Labitzke
Director of Sales
Kistler Vineyards
Tommy Lam
Tommy Lam
President
Asian Wine Institute
Lars Leicht
Mr. Lars Leicht
VP Communication and Trade Relations
The Somm Journal
Brian Lynch
Brian Lynch
Director of National Sales
Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant
Jeff Marston
Jeff Marston
Western Regional Manager
Lange Twins
Jaime Mateo
Jaime Mateo
CEO
Los Javis
Sara Maule
Miss Sara Maule
Italian Fine Wine Specialist
Frederick Wildman & Sons
Meridith May
Meridith May
Publisher & Editorial Director
The Tasting Panel, The SOMM Journal & The Clever Root
Sharron McCarthy
Sharron McCarthy
VP Wine Education
Banfi Vintners
Rob McCaughey
Rob McCaughey
Business Development Manager, Americas - Spirits & Sake
WSET
Diego Meraviglia
Diego Meraviglia
President & Director of Education; US Brand Ambassador
North American Sommelier Association; Dom Pérignon
Daniel Milmo
Daniel Milmo
Co-Managing Director
Casa Madero Winery
Haley Moore
Haley Moore
Beverage Director
Town Hall, Salt House and Anchor & Hope
Tanya Morning Star Darling
Tanya Morning Star Darling
Official Ambassador
Bourgogne Wines
David Muret
David Muret
Senior Marketing Director
J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines
Peter Neptune
Peter Neptune
MS, DipWSET, CWE, FWS
Neptune School of Wine
Ira Norof
Ira Norof
Director of Education
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of California
Larry OBrien
Larry OBrien
MS, Kendall-Jackson National Ambassador
Jackson Family Wines
Christian Oggenfuss
Christian Oggenfuss
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Napa Valley Wine Academy
Joshua Orr MS
Joshua Orr MS
Regional Sales Manager for Southern California and Southern Nevada
Broadbent Selections
Dan Panella
Dan Panella
Co-Owner & Winemaker
Oak Farm Vineyards
Rafael Peterson
Rafael Peterson
Lead Sommelier
Born and Raised San Diego
Chris Peterson
Chris Peterson
Winemaker & Partner
Avennia
Lindsay Pomeroy
Lindsay Pomeroy
Owner
Wine Smarties
Thomas Price
Thomas Price
MS, Estates Division Director
Jackson Family Fine Wines
Courtney Quinn
Courtney Quinn
President
Women's Wine Alliance
Lisa Redwine
Lisa Redwine
Advanced Sommelier, CSW & Sales Representative
Regal Wine Company
Miguel Rodriguez
Miguel Rodriguez
Regional Sales Manager
Duke Bourbon
Davide Rosso
Davide Rosso
Owner
Giovanni Rosso