agriculter and wine facultry
Vineyard and Winery Technology Teaching Staff

Trent Ball

Trent Ball

Agriculture Department Chair & Instructor

MA in Agribusiness at Washington State University;​ BS in Food Science at University of Idaho

Instructs

Intro to Ag, Intro to WA Wines, Current Ag Issues & Trends, Farm Mgmt., Winery Mgmt., Essentials of Wine Making, Winery Operations and Wine Sensory

email

(509) 882-7007

 
 
Dr. Stephen Kenny

Dr. Stephen Kenny

Instructor

PhD in Agronomy at Colorado State University; MS in Genetics at North Carolina State; BS in Biology at Frostburg State University

Instructs

Plant Science, Biology and Chemistry

Work Experience

WSU Irrigated Agriculture and Extension Center 25 years in hop agronomy, genetics, variety development and chemistry, Yakima Valley Community College Adjunct Faculty 15 years; Full time 5 years.

email

(509) 882-7066

 
 
 


 
 

Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace

Instructor Emeritus

Graduate work in Viticulture and Enology at University of California, Davis BA in Biology at Western Washington University

Instructs

Essentials of Wine making and Advanced Wine making Work

Experience

Professional winemaker for 39 years

email

(509)786-2163
Carol Schneider

Carol Schneider

Instructor

BS, MBA, University of Rhode Island

Instructs

Wine Marketing

Work Experience

Business Industry Experience in Power Transmission Manufacturing and Sales; Computer Sales; Small Business Development. College/University.

Northeastern University, Boston; Everett Community College; Skagit Valley College; Central Washington University; Heritage University; and Yakima Valley Community College.

email

(509) 574-4904