Member Profiles

Brewers Association member profiles. See who contributes to the creation of American craft beer, from bottling line technicians to brewers and CEOs.

Brittany Crass

Brewery: Shanty Shack Brewing

Location: Santa Cruz, California

After more than 150 different beers brewed, we're finally starting to talk about flagships.

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After more than 150 different beers brewed, we're finally starting to talk about flagships.

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Chloe Burciaga-Terry

Brewery: Ladyface Ale Companie

Location: Agoura Hills, California

From making new friends and sharing bottles, to meeting awesome people within the industry and forging both business and personal bonds, it’s a wonderful environment to be in.

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From making new friends and sharing bottles, to meeting awesome people within the industry and forging both business and personal bonds, it’s a wonderful environment to be in.

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Kevin Hopkins

Brewery: Mother Earth Brew Co.

Location: Vista, California

After a career in the corporate world, I made my "passion play" to enter craft 10 years ago and haven't looked back.

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After a career in the corporate world, I made my "passion play" to enter craft 10 years ago and haven't looked back.

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Jeff Wiederkehr

Brewery: Burning Beard Brewing

Location: San Diego, Calif.

We do have the usual shiny stainless steel things, but our most important acquisition over the course of the last year is our Burning Beard team.

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We do have the usual shiny stainless steel things, but our most important acquisition over the course of the last year is our Burning Beard team.

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Steve Dresler

Brewery: Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

Location: Chico, California

Recently retired as Sierra Nevada's brewmaster, Steve Dresler fulfilled a 15-year dream when he stewarded at the 2017 Great American Beer Festival.

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Recently retired as Sierra Nevada's brewmaster, Steve Dresler fulfilled a 15-year dream when he stewarded at the 2017 Great American Beer Festival.

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Tom McCormick

Brewery: BA board of directors

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What’s your current position? I’m executive director of the California Craft Brewers Association. What’s new at the CCBA and what’s next on the horizon? The CCBA just rolled out a 401k plan and group health care program for …More

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What’s your current position? I’m executive director of the California Craft Brewers Association. What’s new at the CCBA and what’s next on the horizon? The CCBA just rolled out a 401k plan and group health care program for …More

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Steve Wagner

Brewery: Stone Brewing

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What’s your current position at your brewery? I’m the president and co-founder of Stone Brewing. What’s new at Stone Brewing and what’s next on the horizon? Well, now that Richmond and Berlin are old news, how about True Craft …More

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What’s your current position at your brewery? I’m the president and co-founder of Stone Brewing. What’s new at Stone Brewing and what’s next on the horizon? Well, now that Richmond and Berlin are old news, how about True Craft …More

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Cyrena Nouzille

Brewery: Ladyface Ale Companie

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What’s your current position at your brewery? I am proprietor and general manager of Ladyface Ale Companie in Agoura Hills, Calif. How long have you served on the BA board of directors? I was elected to the board …More

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What’s your current position at your brewery? I am proprietor and general manager of Ladyface Ale Companie in Agoura Hills, Calif. How long have you served on the BA board of directors? I was elected to the board …More

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Todd Ashman

Brewery: FiftyFifty Brewing Co.

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What’s your current position at your brewery, and how did you get started in the craft brewing industry? I’m the operations manager at FiftyFifty Brewing Co. [in Truckee, Calif.] I’m consulting remotely at the moment. There …More

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What’s your current position at your brewery, and how did you get started in the craft brewing industry? I’m the operations manager at FiftyFifty Brewing Co. [in Truckee, Calif.] I’m consulting remotely at the moment. There …More

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Louis Mestas

Brewery: North Coast Brewing Co.

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What’s your current position at your brewery, and how did you get started in the craft brewing industry? I’m the Texas sales manager [for North Coast Brewing Co. in Fort Bragg, Calif.]. I started in 1989 …More

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What’s your current position at your brewery, and how did you get started in the craft brewing industry? I’m the Texas sales manager [for North Coast Brewing Co. in Fort Bragg, Calif.]. I started in 1989 …More

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