The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee was established as a means to collaborate as a community with understanding and strategic thinking to elevate the commitment we make to our membership and our industry. We have great appreciation for the following members who have graciously extended their time and expertise to support the goals of the following committees.   


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee Members

Sarah Bettman, Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Constellation Brands

Heather Cox, President, Certify My Company

Ingrid Hobbs, D&I Champion, William Grant & Sons

Erika Hopkins, Director, Culture & Corporate Social Responsibility, Republic National Distributing Company

Julie Kinch, Founder, JK Leadership Advisors

Marbet Lewis, Partner, Alcohol Beverage Group, Spiritus Law

Margo Miltenberger, VP, Controller, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Lauren Mutti, VP, Labor & Employment Counsel, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Meredith Nelson, Brand Manager, Marketing, Pernod Ricard USA

Clarice Turner, President, Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Hillary Wirtz, Director of Diversity & InclusionBreakthru Beverage Group