MEET THE BOARD

Jeffrey “Puff” Irvin
Chairman
Craft Beverage Institute of the Southeast at A-B Tech

Kimberly Puryear
President
Explore Asheville

Lillian Payne
Secretary
Click Marketing

Reuben Hollifield
Treasurer
HomeTrust Bank

Jen Currier
Director
Wicked Weed Brewing

Leah Howard
Director
Cultivated Cocktails Distillery

Megan Farley
Director
Allen Stahl + Kilbourne

Brian Hicks
Director

Advisory Board Members

Uli Bennewitz
Weeping Radish Farm Brewery

Jeff Futch
North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources Western Office

Anne Fitten Glenn
Author & Consultant

Gene Hyde
University of North Carolina Asheville

Brynn Hoffman
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Erin Lawrimore
University of North Carolina Greensboro, Well Crafted

Ian McHarg
Country Malt

Lisa Parker
NC Craft Brewers Guild

Dan Pierce
University of North Carolina Asheville & Author

Douglas Porter
City of Raleigh Historic Resources and Museums Program

Billy Pyatt
Catawba Brewing

Les Stewart
Trophy Brewing

David Winslow
The Winslow Group Inc. Fundraising Counsel for Nonprofits

Oscar Wong
Highland Brewing