Carl Bolm


Carl had a vision when he purchased the picturesque Schreckengast Farm in 2002. He saw a classic venue for private events including special celebrations and business meetings. He later crafted a wine tasting bar and restaurant and, from there, the rest is history. Cedar Lake Cellars is a true reflection of Carl’s entrepreneurialism and love of nature.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Cabernet Sauvignon

Gabriella Bolm

Vice President

Gabriella brings an insightful vision to Cedar Lake Cellars based on her 25+ years of strategic planning expertise. She has a special take-charge touch that simultaneously resonates a captivating warmth mixed with powerful efficiency. Her business development skills are a step above extraordinary when it comes to driving growth for both the winery and event venue.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: 3 Swans Pinot Noir, Sta. Rita Hills

Pepe Vantreece

Operations Manager

With more than 25 years of restaurant experience, Pepe helps create an enticing aura of serenity and style to please one and all. His unparalleled sense of energy, combined with his flawless industry know-how, leads to a truly exceptional beginning-to-end adventure for our valued guests.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Vignoles

Stephanie DiCiro

Event Sales Manager

Guests can breathe easily with Stephanie coordinating their event because special occasions are her forte. From small parties to spectacular weddings, she applies the same amount of professionalism and passion to everything she touches. She has an extensive background in event management and will always bring a high level of sophistication to your event.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Moscato

Carley Gehner

Event Coordinator

Her professionalism and organization is second to none with events. Carley’s attention to detail, bubbly personality, and her incredible charisma create wonderful events and weddings for guests to remember! She brings years of experience in the event and wedding industry, making it a breeze for the planning process. From the ability to notice the small details to the big picture in events, make any event or wedding with Carley a breeze!

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: 57 Chevy

Patrick O’Brien

Kitchen Manager

Decision making plays a significant role in Patrick’s world. From creating a top-notch culinary program to training the kitchen staff, Patrick’s supervision and expertise – more than 20 years in the hospitality industry – extends to all food production for the main restaurant, catering, and special events. Rest assured that something is always cooking in Patrick’s kitchen.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Fire Truck

Andrea Cook

Events Coordinator

Andrea brings years of experience to Cedar Lake Cellars. She understands events from top to bottom, as she started her journey as an event floor staff. Her cheerful demeanor and can-do attitude are the perfect recipe for a successful Event Coordinator. Andrea is not only extremely passionate about the events themselves, but also making connections with her clients. Andrea is in the process of completing her Certified Specialist of Wine and Level 1 Sommelier certifications, which add to her already impressive skill set.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: 3 Swans Pinot Noir Alexander Valley

Caitlin Fields

Assistant Winery Manager

Caitlin has 15 years of experience in the high-end restaurant industry. Her ability to see the big picture and an eye for the small details allow the operations to flow seamlessly. She has expertise in training employees to make sure our guests receive the best experience possible each visit. Her do-whatever-it-takes attitude and effortless customer service skills mixed with her attention to detail make for a world class experience for each guest.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Rosé

Courtney Britt

Office Manager

Organization and excellent communication are just two of the qualities that Courtney brings to the table. With more than 20 years of comprehensive administrative experience, she has dabbled in everything from marketing and accounting to recruiting and human resources. Her positive attitude and willingness to pitch in wherever needed make her a valuable asset to our team.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars menu item: Three Cheese Panini

Skyler Hilger

Office Manager / Company Trainer

Skyler is amazing at multitasking thanks to her keen organizational skills. Her can-do attitude adds to her efficiency, and she works very well with our guests.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: 3 Swans Malbec, Paso Robles

Angel Henke

Winery Coordinator

Angel adds creativity to Cedar Lake Cellars. She is one of the most versatile and passionate staff members and she works with the public in the winery and Barrel Room, while helps plan private events. When you visit you’ll see her smile as she really enjoys her job.

Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars wine: Almond Sparkling