Our Team

You'll find that our team is comprised of individuals both passionate about the wine Kestrel proudly produces and our opportunity to engage the varied world of wine drinkers with our distinctive wines.

Kestrel Vintners Founder

John J. Walker b. Feb 18th 1925 d. March 11 2010

Owner

Helen Walker

Chairwoman of the Board

Cynthia Walker Crowley

General Manager/VP Sales

J.J. Compeau

Winemaker

Flint Nelson

Assistant Winemaker

Carolina Warwick

Cellar Master Team

Juan and Mariano Cruz

Vineyard Manager

Manuel Rosas

Business Manager

Mark Presby

Wine Club Manager

Julie Gabriel

Executive Chef

Jessica Smith

Prosser Tasting Room Manager

Andy Rice

Leavenworth Tasting Room Manager

Sue Quigley

Woodinville Tasting Room Managers

Gina Adams Royer

Julie Hall