Mariana Sosa

Operations Manager

It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.
— Mark Twain
  • Particular expertise in operations, financials and audits with a strong emphasis on compliance and best practices.
  • Plays a significant role in long-term planning with an eye toward operational excellence.
  • Improves the operational systems, processes and policies in support of organizations mission. 
  • Interfaces with CPA, attorneys and insurance professionals daily.
  • Oversees overall financial management, planning, systems and controls.
  • Special knowledge in Human Resources, with particular emphasis on recommended practices and recent developments.  
  • Graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo in 2000 with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and an Enology/ Viticulture minor. 
  • Certified paralegal. 
  • Served as a committee advisor and board member for World of Pinot Noir for seven years.
  • Enjoys wine tasting, hiking, travelling and spending time with her rat terriers.