David Eakle was born and raised in Pope Valley. David has helped in the family business from planting vineyard, pruning to bottling and production over the years.
After graduating from CSU Chico in 2007 with a B.S. in Agricultural Business, David came back to Pope Valley to work at Pope Valley Winery. In 2010 David took over the winemaking position and is producing magnificent award winning wines. Today David prides himself on making premium wines from the vineyards he helped to plant.