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.
Many of our vineyards and winemaking team members have been with J. Lohr for decades. President and COO Jeff Meier has been with J. Lohr for more than 30 years. Some of the industry’s most talented winemakers work with Jeff on the J. Lohr portfolio: 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
Director of Winemaking
Winemaker, White Wine
Regional Vineyard Manager – Paso Robles
Vineyard Operations Manager, Greenfield Vineyards
Vice President, U.S. Sales
Rita Di Lello
Vice President, National Accounts On-Premise
Vice President, International Sales
Vice President, Marketing