Julia Jackson is the face of next generation for Jackson Family Wines. Julia was Born in San Francisco, California in 1988. Her parents taught the value of hard work by putting her to work from a young age and that nurtured her love of wine as well as family. After graduating from Scripps College (Claremont, CA) with a Bachelor of Arts, she took on the role as proprietor of the family business. Soon after her promotion her beloved Father Jess Jackson passed away. He along with his wife believed in giving back to the community and so does Julia. Read more about Julia on Running Lip.
In keeping with the family tradition of charity work, Julia partnered with Cambria Winery to form the non-profit that is known as “Seeds of Empowerment”. The charity seeks to empower women from disadvantaged backgrounds on their quest to succeed in business and in life. Julia is also a talented vintner in her own right and is a champion of her favored varietal Cabernet which is grown in the Sonoma. With a large and rewarding business, the family produces such wines as Gran Moraine, Tenuta di Arceno and Château Lassègue. With Julia at the helm, we are sure to see this successful woman steer the company’s course through prosperous waters for many years to come.