Meet Our People
Lew Parker, Owner and Winemaker
Lew Parker, owner and winemaker, has been making award-winning wines for over 35 years. He planted the first grapes in 1981 and founded the winery at Willowcroft Farm in 1983. Lew has been instructing others in the art of winemaking since the 1990’s. A mainstay in the Virginia as well as national wine industry for many years, including the winner of the 2002 “Virginia Wine Industry Person of the Year” award and the 2013 “Gordon Murchie Lifetime Achievement” award.
Kelly Peck, Marketing & Administrative Director/Wine Club Manager
Kelly Peck is the Marketing & Administrative Director and Business Manager for Willowcroft. Kelly has past experience in the restaurant and hospitality industry. She has been with Willowcroft since 2006. Kelly is responsible for all off-site Events Management and Business/Administrative Management, Marketing & Advertising, Community Outreach Programs, Wholesale and Wine Club Management. Email Kelly@willowcroftwine.com
Kim Hawkins, Tasting Room Manager
Kim is the smiling face that greets our guests each weekend. Kim has a background in marketing, event planning, as well as business management and accounting. She is responsible for managing the Tasting Room and staff, all on-site Tasting Room Events, as well as managing relations with our wholesale retail accounts. Email Kim@willowcroftwine.com