NAPA, CA (January 6, 2021) – The Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG), founded in 1975 and representing 700 growers, vineyard owners and associated businesses, announces a new slate of officers for 2021-2022. Long-time Napa Valley viticulturist and winemaker Michael Silacci of Opus One Winery assumes the role of President, with Pete Richmond of Silverado Farming Company stepping into the Vice President role. Mary Maher of Harlan Estate continues to lead as the organization’s Treasurer and Paul Goldberg of Bettinelli Vineyard Management serves as the Past President. The membership has reelected Garrett Buckland of Premiere Viticultural Services to the Board of Directors.
Rounding out the 2021 Board of Directors are Walt Brooks, Karen Cakebread, Ted Hall, Kendall Hoxsey-Onsyko, Caleb Mosley, Dan Petroski, Erin Bright Russell, Robin Wenzel, Amy Whiteford, and Dave Whitmer. After 9 years of tremendous service on the Board, John Wilkinson remains involved with an Advisory Board position.
About Napa Valley Grapegrowers
NVG is a non-profit trade organization that has played a vital role in strengthening Napa Valley’s reputation as a world-class viticultural region for 46 years. Its mission is to preserve and promote Napa Valley’s world-class vineyards.
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