2011 Speakers

The following is the list of speakers for the 2011 AHA Conference.

Tomme Arthur

Co-Owner and Brewmaster, Port Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey

Charlie Bamforth

Professor, UC Davis

Drew Beechum

Author, The Everything Homebrewing Book: All You Need to Brew the Best Beer at Home! AHA Governing Committee and Maltose Falcons homebrew club

Matt Brynildson

Brewmaster, Firestone Walker Brewing Co

Vinnie Cilurzo

Founder and Brewmaster, Russian River Brewing Co

Denny Conn

AHA Governing Committee

Justin Crossley

The Brewing Network

Ray Daniels

Author, Designing Great Beers Founder, Cicerone Certification Program

Erin Glass

Membership Coordinator, Brewers Association

Dan Gordon

Co-Founder and Brewmaster, Gordon Biersch Brewing Co

Chris Graham

Co-Owner, MoreBeer

Harold Gulbransen

AHA Governing Committee

Mike Hess

Owner/Brewer, Hess Brewing Co

Ron Jeffries

Owner and Brewmaster, Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

Colin Kaminski

Brewmaster, Downtown Joe’s Brewery & Restaurant

Greg Koch

CEO, Stone Brewing Co.

Geoff Larson

Owner, Alaskan Brewing Co

Randy Mosher

Author, Radical Brewing and Tasting Beer: An Insider’s Guide to the World’s Greatest Drink

Tom Nickel

Owner, O’Brien’s Pub

Cyrena Nouzille

Proprietor/General Manager, Ladyface Ale Companie

Sean Paxton

The Homebrew Chef

Jeremy Raub

Co-Owner/Brewer, Eagle Rock Brewing Co

Patrick Rue

Founder and Brewmaster, The Bruery

Tom Schmidlin

Cascade Brewers Guild, Mount Si Brewing Society, Washington Homebrewers Association

Ken Schramm

Author, The Compleat Meadmaker

Mitch Steele

Head Brewer, Stone Brewing Co

Gordon Strong

AHA Governing Committee, BJCP Board President

Terence Sullivan

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co

Rob Tod

Owner, Allagash Brewing Co

Wayne Wambles

Brewer, Cigar City Brewing Co

Chuck West

Quality Ales & Fermentation Fraternity (QUAFF)

Roxanne Westendorf

Bloatarian Brewing League

Chris White

Founder & President, White Labs, Inc. and Co-Author, Yeast: The Practical Guide To Fermentation

Chad Yakobson

Owner & Brewer, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project

Jamil Zainasheff

Co-Author, Brewing Classic Styles & Yeast: The Practical Guide To Fermentation

Peter Zien

Owner, Alesmith Brewing Company