Lynne Chamberlain was elected 2010 chair of the board of directors of the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers. Chamberlain, the first woman to lead the organization’s board, is owner of Spofford Station Vineyards and JLC Winery of the Walla Walla Valley appellation.
Todd Newhouse of Outlook was elected vice chair and Ken Lewis, Prosser, treasurer. Patrick Rawn was newly elected to the board. Rawn and his brother purchased Two Mountain Winery and Estate Vineyard in Zillah from their late uncle’s estate (Ron Schmidt) in 2006 and have relaunched the winery with a new label and focus.