Board of Directors Election

Brewers Association board of directors election takes place each fall. BA voting members are encouraged to submit a vote during the election period.

Chris Cramer

CEO & Co-Founder, Karl Strauss Brewing Company San Diego, CA Candidate Interview More about Chris What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? Since 1989 I’ve worked continuously on behalf of independent craft breweries, including: • Current president …More

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Leslie Henderson

Owner and General Manager, Lazy Magnolia Brewing Co Kiln, MS Candidate Interview More about Leslie What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? Lazy Magnolia is part of the growing craft beer movement in the Deep South. …More

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Jeff Schrag

Owner and Founder, Mother’s Brewing Co.  Springfield, MO Candidate Interview More about Jeff What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? I bring a great deal of experience serving successfully on more than a dozen non-profit boards, …More

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Leah Cheston

Co-Owner, Right Proper Brewing Company – Shaw Brewpub & Kitchen Washington, DC Candidate Interview More about Leah What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? I offer 15 years of experience in the hospitality and beverage industry, …More

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Erik Lars Myers

CEO/Founder/Head Brewer, Mystery Brewing Company Hillsborough, NC Candidate Interview More about Erik What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? Mystery is a 7-barrel operation that has evolved from a packaging brewery to a brewpub. This gives …More

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Rob Burns

Co-Founder & President, Night Shift Brewing Everett, MA Candidate Interview More about Rob What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? My strongest skills revolve around coming up with strategies to stand out and get our message …More

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Bill Butcher

Founder & President, Port City Brewing Company Alexandria, VA Candidate Interview More about Bill What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? I bring years of experience in the drinks business as a supplier, and have worked …More

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Garrett Marrero

CEO and Co-Founder, Maui Brewing Co. Maui, HI Candidate Interview More about Garrett What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? For one, I’m not afraid to speak my mind and stand up for what I believe …More

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Hugh Sisson

Founder and Managing Partner, Heavy Seas Beer Baltimore, MD Candidate Interview More about Hugh What unique skills and/or background do you bring to the board? I’m an almost 30-year veteran of the industry. I was instrumental in changing the Maryland …More

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Steve Hindy

Chairman and Co-founder, Brooklyn Brewery Brooklyn, NY Candidate Interview More about Steve What unique skills do you bring to the board? I worked for the Associated Press for a decade before starting Brooklyn Brewery, so I have a good sense …More

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