Jeff is a native Michigander born and raised in the Detroit area. He has over 30 years brewing experience focusing primarily on lager production, yeast propagation and harvesting. 20 years experience in leading and managing organizations to set goals, achieve objectives, develop teams and operate fiscally and financially responsible. 12 years experience in manufacturing and quality control, with the focus on high quality, productivity and effective communication between management and hourly workers.
He is a member of the Brewers Association, and the Michigan Brewers Guild and a graduate of Siebel Institute of Technology in Chicago . His passion for brewing and high energy, as well as his experience in assembling and leading teams is a great fit for leading the Frankenmuth Brewery into the forefront as a microbrewery in Michigan. He has been leading brewing operations at Frankenmuth Brewery since May 2009.