In addition to our founder Jerry Lohr, our winery is guided by the experience and commitment of a second generation of the Lohr family. CEO Steve Lohr is responsible for the overall management and strategic planning of J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines. Cynthia Lohr oversees corporate and product visibility efforts in her role as chief brand officer. COO, Vineyards Lawrence Lohr works alongside Jerry in overseeing the company’s network of winegrowing estates in Monterey County, Paso Robles, and Napa Valley.
Some of the industry’s most talented viticulturists and winemakers are responsible for the J. Lohr portfolio. Regional Vineyard Manager Steve Carter leads the Paso Robles winegrowing team. Jesus Ramirez is Vineyards Operations Manager in Monterey County. Director of Winemaking Steve Peck and Red Winemaker Brenden Wood are based in Paso Robles. Winemaker, White Wines Kristen Barnhisel is at the J. Lohr Greenfield facility.
Co-Owner/Chief Brand Officer
Vice President, Winemaking
Winemaker, White Wine
Regional Vineyard Manager – Paso Robles
Vineyard Operations Manager, Greenfield Vineyards
Vice President, Production
Vice President, U.S. Sales
Rita Di Lello
Vice President, National Accounts On-Premise
Vice President, International Sales
Vice President, Marketing