Santa Clara University

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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Alumnus/Alumna Information
Last                 Name (while at Santa Clara):
Ghilarducci
Last                 Name (if different now):
Kelly
First                 Name:
Gianna
Graduation                 Year:
1998
E-mail:
giannakelly@yahoo.com
   
Job Information
Job Title and                 Description:
Lab Manager - Enologist
Corporation/Institution:
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars
Job City and State:
Napa, CA
   
Graduate and Professional Schools,               Degrees, Awards
 
Biographical Information
I am the enologist for Stag's Leap Wine               Cellars in Napa. I supervise the lab--a lab manager and staff of               3 lab techs--in conducting chemical analysis on grape juice and               wine. I also support the winemaker's in a variety of capacities,               tasting, blending, conducting experimental trials. It is extremely               interesting and enjoyable work. I enjoy using my chemistry background               and the integration with viticulture, food, tourism and sales. Potential               chemistry majors should know that whenever I was applying for a               job, by employers have been impressed that I had a chemistry degree               rather than another "softer" science because they regard               the discipline as challenging and useful.
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