Lisa Amaroli

Lisa Amaroli

Benziger Family Winery (Director of Winemaking)

Lisa Amaroli has spent her entire professional career in Sonoma County. She graduated from Sonoma State University, earning Bachelor’s degrees in both biology and chemistry. This strong scientific background brought her a position as Production Manager at Martini and Prati Winery.

Lisa then joined Benziger Family Winery as Enologist in late 1999 and has remained with this winery ever since. She became the Assistant Winemaker in 2004 and was promoted to Winemaker in 2008. In mid-2015, Lisa was promoted to Senior Winemaker and is now Director of Winemaking, North Coast, for Benziger.

Among other wines, Benziger produces Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, and red blends.