About Sonoma Magazine

Sonoma Magazine is an award-winning, bi-monthly publication that celebrates the Sonoma landscape and lifestyle.

Through in-depth stories and vivid photography, Sonoma Magazine keeps readers on the pulse of the restaurants, wineries, arts, entertainment, culture and style that make Sonoma a destination, a haven, and a way of life.

Sonoma Magazine is available in print at newsstands and by subscription. Our website, sonomamag.com, features articles from the magazine, plus online-only pieces on the latest in Sonoma and Napa Wine Country.


President & Publisher Michael Zivyak

Editor-in-Chief Catherine Barnett

Editorial Director Blair Campbell

Digital Editor Sofia Englund

Creative Director Ryan Mesheau

Contributing Designer Mary Garnish Bauman

Photo Editor Chad Surmick

Production Editor Diane Holt

Associate Editor Brett Wilkison

Staff Writers Janet Balicki, Meg McConahey, Heather Irwin, Guy Kovner, Crissi Langwell, Peg Melnik, Diane Peterson, Chris Smith, Robert Stone, Dan Taylor

Contributing Writers John Beck, Virginie Boone, Tina Caputo, Jeff Cox, Jessie Fetterling, Kathleen Hill,
Michele Anna Jordan, Carole Kelleher, Pat McConahay, Christina Molcillo, Bob Padecky, Courtney Paige, Julie Fadda Powers, Amy K. Schaus. Carey Sweet

Staff Photographers John Burgess, Christopher Chung, Conner Jay, Alvin Jornada, Kent Porter, Beth Schlanker

Contributing Photographers Erik Castro, William Duke, Rebecca Gosselin, Chris Hardy, Jeremy Portje

Contributing Designer George Millener

Contributing Illustrator Ryan Mesheau

Design Consultant Sarah Anderson

Co-Founders Bill Lynch, Jim Lynch


Digital Director Annika Toernqvist

Manager Digital Development Heather Irwin

Production Director Mark Flaviani

Circulation Consultant Jane Ferguson Gibbons

Newsstand Consultant Alan Centofante

Human Resource Director Emily DeBacker

Accounting Manager Yijie Shinn

Production Coordinator Janina Gray


Subscriptions 855-850-0991 or visit sonomamag.com/subscribe

Magazine Content Blair Campbell (Managing Editor) blair@blaircampbell.net

Digital Content Sofia Englund (Digital Editor) sofia.englund@pressdemocrat.com

Advertising Michael Zivyak (President & Publisher) michael.zivyak@pressdemocrat.com