Our Team

Clay Shannon - President and CEO

Passionate about: Lake County wine, family, farming the north coast and taking care of mother earth.




Amber Lee - Northeast Region Sales Manager

Passionate about: Spending time with family & friends; watching football, hockey, and basketball; exploring restaurants around town and meeting new people.



Angie Bigham - Vice President, National Sales Manager

Passionate about: All things wine, traveling and spending time with friends. 



Benjamin Neyman - Production Assistant

Passionate about: My wife, wine, food, exploring the outdoors, exercising and photography. I love a good adventure and to see new sights and taste new wines.



Brenda Bullington - Western Region Sales Manager

Passionate about: Canines, felines, Shannon Ridge wines, shoe shopping time.



Don Chase - Chief Financial Officer

Passionate about: Family, weimaraners, golf, and the Northern California food and wine lifestyle.



Joy Merrilees - Director of Winemaking and Production

Passionate about: Spending time outdoors in beautiful Lake County with my friends and family, good food and of course good wine!



Maricela Chavez - Staff Accountant

Passionate about: Spending quality time with family, enjoy dancing, cooking & gardening.  Love crafts specially knitting & crocheting.



Molly Wingo - Associate Winemaker

Passionate about: Swimming, dancing, travel, wine (accompanied with fabulous food of course!) and trying new things.



Patrick Taylor - Southeast Region Sales Manager

Hiking and exploring the natural world, cooking, honest wine, traveling, and spending time with my friends and family.



Roxanne Jackson - Marketing and Public Relations Manager

Passionate about: My boys and my family. Hobbies include hiking in Boggs Forest and creative little projects around the house.



Sal Spena - Vice President of Sales Eastern Region

Passionate about: Family, friends, great wine, cooking at home for my family, golfing with my buddies, great cigars!



Sheila LaPoint - Accounting Manager

Passionate about: Spending time with my family, gardening, canning, cooking, animals.



Tera Shannon - Tasting Room Director

Passionate about: My family especially my 3 boys, my friends and of course Shannon Ridge Wines.