Global Wine Editor, Somm Journal/The Tasting Panel/Clever Root
Deborah Parker Wong, DWSET is a global palate and journalist who specializes in the convergence of technology in viticulture and winemaking. As Global Wine Editor for Somm Journal, The Tasting Panel and Clever Root magazines, she covers all aspects of the beverage alcohol industry with an emphasis on trends. She also contributes features on wine to Spirited magazine. Deborah teaches as an adjunct professor in the Wine Studies program at Santa Rosa Junior College and as a certified educator for the Wine & Spirits Education Trust. In addition to writing and speaking about wine, she judges wine competitions and scores wine for Planet Grape Wine Review.