Board of Trustees
Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens, Consul Général, Honorary Chairman
Andrea Kennedy, Vice Chair
Debbie Zachareas is the Proprietor and Managing Partner at the Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant in San Francisco's restored Ferry Building, and at the Oxbow Wine & Cheese Merchant in downtown Napa. Both locations offer an international wine selection with an emphasis on small-production and sustainably farmed wines.
Debbie is a well-known wine judge, lecturer, sommelier, and guest speaker for a number of wine events throughout the country. She teaches wine classes both at her own business as well the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone in St. Helena, California. Zachareas works closely with Family House and Make a Wish Foundation, and consults with numerous organizations to help fundraise for local and national institutions.