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Former V&E Certificate Students

Brian Countryman

Enology, 2004-2005

Owner/Winemaker – Celæno Winery, Woodinville, WA

 

Jody Elsom

Enology, 2004-2005

Owner/Winemaker – Elsom Cellars, Woodinville, WA

 

Alex Manoni

Enology, 2004-2005

Owner/Winemaker – Stomani Cellars, Seattle, WA

 

Patrick Merry

Enology, 2004-2005

Owner/Winemaker – Merry Cellars, Pullman, WA

 

Judith Papesh

Enology, 2004-2005

Owner – Falling Rain Cellars, Seattle, WA

 

Mike Lempriere

Viticulture, 2005-2006

Owner/Grower/Winemaker – Perennial Vitners, Bainbridge Island, WA

 

Rick Johnson

Viticulture, 2005-2006

Owner/Viticulturist – WallaFaces, Walla Walla, WA

 

Julie Pittsinger

Viticulture, 2005-2006

Owner/Winemaker – Good Karma Winery, Chelan, WA

 

Ed Wicklein

Enology, 2005-2006

Owner/Winemaker – VortexCellars, Seattle, WA

 

Tim Bates

Viticulture, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Eight Bells Winery, Seattle, WA

 

Frank Michiels

Enology, 2009-2010

Owner/Winemaker – Eight Bells Winery, Seattle, WA

 

Andy Shepherd

Viticulture & Enology, 2007-2009

Owner/Winemaker – Eight Bells Winery, Seattle, WA

 

Leala Cramer

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Marcus Sophia Winery, Graham, WA

 

Rob Entrekin

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Finn Hill Winery, Kirkland, WA

 

Brad Galer

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner – Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery, Westchester, PA

 

Brent & Sarah Goedhart

Viticulture & Enology, 2007-2008

Owners/Winemakers – Goedhart Family, Benton City, WA

 

Sheila Jirka

Viticulture, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Davenport Cellars, Woodinville, WA

 

Shannon Jones

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Hestia Cellars, Woodinville, WA

 

Joe Leadingham

Viticulture & Enology, 2007-2008 & 2013-2014

Owner/Winemaker – Stavalaura Vineyard and Winery, Ridgefield, WA

 

Jon Meuret

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Maison Bleue Winery, Walla Walla, WA

 

Paul McConnell

Enology, 2007-2008

Owner/Winemaker – Felicity Wines, Arlington, WA

 

Lynn Munneke

Enology & Viticulture, 2007-2008 & 2010-2011

Owner/Winemaker – Chelan Ridge Winery, Chelan, WA

 

Petra Flaa

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Owner/Winemaker – Baillie Grohman Winery, Creston, BC

 

Martin Gorski

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner/Winemaker – North 42° Estate Winery, Windsor, Ontario

 

Shannon Hamilton

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Originator – Lady Bacchus, Wine news and events Internet

 

Randall Hopkins

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Owner/Grower – Corvus Cellars & Corvus Vineyard, Walla Walla, WA

 

Bruce Koehler

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Asst. Manager – Mesa Verde Vineyard, Santa Ynez, CA

 

Scott Koph

Enology, 2008-2009

Winemaker – Pacific Rim Winery, W. Richland, WA

 

Doug McIntosh

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Owner/Grower – Lindsay Creek Vineyards

 

Art McIntosh

Enology, 2010-2011

Owner/Grower – Lindsay Creek Vineyards, Lewiston, ID

 

Hoyt Ogilvie

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner – Ogilvie Wines, LLC, Missouri

 

Dana Roberts

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner/Winemaker – Westport Winery, Aberdeen, WA

 

Clough Shelton

Viticulture, 2008-2009

Owner/Grower- Los Oídos Vineyards, Walla Walla, WA

 

Doug Smith

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner/Winemaker – Liberty Lake Wine Cellars, Liberty Lake, WA

 

Dana Trabun

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner/Winemaker – Barili Cellars, Spokane, WA

 

Gus White

Enology, 2008-2009

Owner and Winemaker – White Cellars and Tempest Sol, Woodinville, WA

 

Jesse Cooper

Enology, 2008-2009

Winemaker and Grower – Mistaken Identity Vineyards, Ltd., Salt Spring Island, BC

 

Anthony Buchanan

Enology, 2009-2010

Winemaker – Eau Vivre Winery and Vineyards, Okanagan Valley, BC

 

Mike Eastwick

Viticulture, 2009-2010

Owner/Grower – Lamonti Vineyards, Underwood, WA

 

Jan Grimes

Viticulture, 2009-2010

Viticulturist – Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery, Westchester, PA

 

Geoff Hamelin

Enology, 2009-2010

Owner/Grower/Winemaker – Verterra Winery, Leland, MI

 

Moriah Lachapell

Viticulture, 2009-2010

Evergreen Growers Supply, Clackamas, OR

 

Alan Holtzheimer

Enology, 2009-2010

Owner/Winemaker – Silver Bell Winery, Burlington, WA

 

Rachael Horn

Enology, 2009-2010

Owner/Winemaker – AniChe Cellars, Underwood, WA

 

Leigh McMillan

Enology, 2009-2010

Owner/Winemaker – Welcome Road Winery, Seattle, WA

 

Catrina North

Enology & Viticulture, 2009-2010

Winemaker – Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery, Westchester, PA

 

Chris Wilkerson

Enology, 2009-2010

Lab Technician – Hogue Cellars, Prosser, WA

 

Garrett Grubbs

Enology, 2010-2012

Head Winemaker, Noviello Vineyards, Chelan, WA

 

Pamela Adkins & Julie Bulrice

Viticulture, 2010-2011

Owner/Winemakers – Adrice Wines, Woodinville, CA

 

Lori Kennedy

Viticulture, 2010-2011

Owner – Don Carlo Vineyard, Milton-Freewater, OR

 

Mike Metheny

Viticulture, 2010-2011

Owner/Winemaker – Three of Cups, Woodinville, WA

 

Gordon Steel

Enology, 2010-2011

Owner/Grower/Winemaker – Rio Grande Vineyards & Winery, Las Cruces, NM

 

Fred Stern

Enology, 2010-2011

Owner – Noviello Vineyards, Chelan, WA

 

Lisa Callan

Enology, 2011-2012

Owner/Winemaker – Callan Cellars, Woodinville, WA

 

Jay Drysdale

Enology, 2011-2012

Owner/Winemaker – Bella Wines, Naramata, B.C.

 

Greg Frichette

Enology, 2011-2012

Owner and Winemaker – Frichette Winery, Benton City, WA

 

Marty Kmiecik

Viticulture, 2011-2012

Owner/Manager – Kasari Vineyard, Sedro Woolley, WA

 

Kelly Precechtel Bright

Enology & Viticulture, 2011-2014

Partner – Market Vineyards, Richland and Woodinville, WA

 

Dave Specter

Enology, 2011-2012

Owner/Winemaker – Bells Up Winery, Newberg, OR

 

Jackie Trexel

Enology, 2011-2012

Owner/Winemaker – Quail Crossing Cellars, Columbus, Ohio

 

Geoff Howell

Viticulture, 2012-2013

Asst. Winemaker, Gilbert Cellars, Yakima, WA

 

Rodger Marks

Viticulture & Enology, 2011-2014

Owner/Winemaker – RAM Cellars, Portland, OR

 

Rich Burton

Enology, 2013-2014

Owner/Winemaker – Locus Wines, Seattle, WA

 

Steve Rowell

Enology, 2013-2014

Owner/Winemaker – Keira Cellars, Woodinville, WA

 

Todd Webster

Enology, 2013-2014

Winemaker – Brennan Vineyards, Comanche, TX

 

Ed Brandecker

Enology, 2014-2015

Winemaker – RLV Wines, Coleman, TX

 

Shannon Hewett

Viticulture, 2014-2015

Owner – Rivaura Vineyards, Lewiston, ID

 

Chris Sacco

Viticulture, 2014-2015

Harvest Intern – Canoe Ridge Estate (SMWE), Paterson, WA

 

Talia Hammond

Enology, 2015-2016

Winemaker – AniChe Cellars, Underwood, WA