Old and Retired, RLT Vineyard Consulting, Healdsburg, CA.
Richard Thomas, Professor Emeritus Viticulture, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa. Upon his retirement in June 2001, Rich Thomas will celebrate a 30-year career as director of the viticulture program at Santa Rosa Junior College. “Dr Vine” is a world-renowned expert in viticultural practices, writing and speaking on the subject for many years. He was the first coordinator of the Sonoma County Harvest Fair and frequently judges wine competitions throughout the country.