Meet Our Team


OWNERS and FOUNDERS


Renae CEORenae Perry, Owner/CEO
Renae is our fearless leader managing the winery business and she's also an avid golfer.

Ben WinemakerBen Papapietro, Owner/Winemaker
Ben makes a pretty tasty pinot noir and loves old movies.

Yolanda ownerYolanda Papapietro, Owner/Distributor Relations
Yolanda manages our distributors, enjoys traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

Bruce ownerBruce Perry, Owner/CTO
Bruce is the winery CTO - "Chief Tasting Officer" and a heckuva nice guy.

BACK OFFICE and CELLAR TEAM


Dave StaffDave Low, Asst. Winemaker
Dave not only makes great wine but is also a great fly fisherman.

Kristen staffKristen Greenberg, Wine Club Manager
Kristen enjoys meeting and greeting our wine club members and pouring library wines whenever she can.

Jessica staffJessica Mullen, Events & Relations Manager
Jessica has multiple roles at the winery and is superb at them all!


Tyson staffTyson Freeman, Cellarmaster
Tyson is our rosé expert, an accomplished writer and loves being a dad to his young son.


Lucindo staffLucindo Mendez, Cellerhand
Lucindo is our amazing "go to" cellar guy, an incredible fork lift driver and a much sought after DJ in his off hours.


Luke Marketing ManagerLuke Ammerman, Marketing Manager
Luke brings an exciting new level of enthusiasm and creativity to our marketing efforts.

Jamie staffJamie Fernandez, Customer Service
Jamie manages our shipping, inventory and is an expert in customer service.

Dan meet the teamDan Russell, Customer Service
Dan manages our website and compliance, is assistant to the wine club manager and a darn fine chili cook.


HOSPITALITY TEAM


Mark staffMark Rigby, Private Client Concierge
Mark is an old timer here at the winery and knows our wine just about better than anyone except maybe Ben.

Jim staffJim May, Tasting Room Host
Jim is a classically trained chef and an All-Pro Costco shopper.

Shelley staffShelley Witten, Tasting Room Host
Shelley is our dirt expert and loves making all our guests feel welcome.


Nancy staffNancy Juarez, Tasting Room Co-Manager
Nancy is our co - tasting room manager and is a former chiropractor.

Dawnell HospitalityDawnell May, Tasting Room Host
Dawnell is one of our "weekend warriors" and loves pouring our amazing wines.

Joanna staffJoanna Corso, Tasting Room Host
Joanna has a welcoming smile for everyone, she brings a ton of energy and enthusiasm to the tasting room!


Michelle staffMichelle Taylor, Tasting Room Host
Michelle is quite shy but really comes out of her shell when pouring our amazing wines!


Natasha Tasting Room ManagerNatasha Llapitan, Tasting Room Co-Manager
Natasha's not sure what keeps her busier - the tasting room or her three young sons. But she loves them all.

Josef tasting room staffJosef Aukee, Tasting Room Host
Josef recently joined us and is eager to share his wine knowledge with all.


Ari tasting room staffAri Chapanar, Tasting Room Host
Ari has enjoyed drinking our wines for several years and now gets to pour them for you.


Wes staffWes Allen, Runner
Wes is another "weekend warrior" helping with all things to make your tasting an awesome experience.


Todd staff memberTodd Newton, Runner
Todd is our "go to" guy for weekends and events.


Ashley hostesrAshley Neuerburg, Hostess
Ashley is our weekend hostess, ready to greet you with a smile and a glass!