Anna is the Head Winemaker and General Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines in Mount Benson, S.A. Following the completion of a degree in Agricultural Science, Anna travelled and worked extensively in wineries overseas, including Georgia, France, and South Africa before settling in Limestone Coast. Her expertise includes business management, winemaking, wine show judging, export and viticulture. Anna now also holds a Masters in Agribusiness from the University of Melbourne. As a committed environmentalist, she has presented at sustainability and environment conferences for the wine industry both in Australia and overseas.
As part of her extensive board experience Anna has served on the South East Natural Resource Management Board, and currently sits on the boards of Vinehealth Australia, South East Water Conservation and Drainage Board as well as the Limestone Coast Grape and Wine Industry Council. She is also president of the Mount Benson Vignerons Association. She was admitted to the Australian Institute of Company Directors in 2013, and is a recipient of the S.A. Rural Women’s’ Award in 2013.
We interviewed Anna about her experience in the wine industry. Click to read.