Our Team

Kirsten and LindsayLindsay Austin founded this new breed of winery in 2004 and completed the UC Davis Winemaking Certificate Program in 2008.

Kirsten Austin has landscaped the grounds around the winery and insures the members are treated like our best friends.



Timothy Skok is an accomplished winemaker and Sommelier who helps educate the members on how to make wine and achieve their desired wine style and manage operations.



peter1Peter Shragg
is an artist and graphic designer who works with all the members to create their own personal wine label.




Jacob Mauney is the admin manager who assists in processing memberships and accounting. 





J n Z Jennifer Fresco, MD, better known as Dr. J, has found ways to be useful at the winery since our very first crush.

Zachary Fresco, PhD, better known as Dr. Z, usually oversees the lab area and is our best teacher – even making titrations fun.



Richard-MansfieldRichard Mansfield, Winery Consultant with over 30 years of winemaking experience in both the Old World and the New. To learn more about Richard Mansfield and Mansfield Wines, please visit www.mansfieldwinery.com