Board of Directors

Commissioners

Kendra Altnow (Chair)
Ben Kolber (Vice)
Aaron Shinn (Secretary)
Galen Schmiedt (Treasurer)
Bruce Fry
Curt Gillespie
Matt Lauchland
Diego Olagaray
Ed Van Diemen

Alternates

Brandon Sywassink
Mitch Spaletta
Art Prudhel
Tom Murphy
Todd Maley
Garret Schaefer
Clifford “C.J.” Castelanelli
Jason Eells
Phil Abba

Committees

Executive Committee

Kendra Altnow – Chair
Ben Kolber – Vice Chair
Aaron Shinn – Secretary
Galen Schmiedt – Treasurer

Finance Committee

Galen Schmiedt – Chair
Matt Lauchland
Tom Murphy
Brandon Sywassink
Diego Olagaray

 

Grower Marketing Committee

Kendra Altnow – Chair
Ben Kolber
Richard Lauchland
Curt Gillespie
Craig Ledbetter
Kyle Lerner
Joan Kautz
Mitch Spaletta
Art Prudhel
Garret Schaefer
CJ Castalanelli

LODI RULES Committee

Aaron Shinn – Chair
Warren Bogle
Lee Caton
Bruce Fry
Charlie Hamilton
Madelyn Kolber
Stanton Lange
Kevin Phillips
Steve Quashnick
Chris Storm
Phil Abba

Research, Education & Communication Committee

Larry Whitted – Chair
Scott Armolea
Amy Blagg
Kyle Brown
Pieter den Hartog
Ben Duesterhaus
Brad Goehring
Michael Klouda
Chris Storm
Keith Striegler
Joe Valente 
Ed Van Diemen 

Winery Marketing Committee

Steve Felten – Chair
Tanya McMahan
Jorja Lerner 
Dan Panella 
Dave Phillips 
Susan Tipton
Jeremy Trettevik 
Jon Bjork 
Todd Maley 
Jason Eells 

California Wine Education Foundation Board

Robert Pirie – Chair
Stuart Spencer – Secretary/Treasurer
Eric Daegling
Farrah Felten Jolley
Craig Ledbetter
Steve Quashnick
Susan Tipton
Jon Wetmore