Jake Knobloch

“Every day you can expect something different, that's why I love what I do.”


Viticulture Manager


Since 2015


BS from California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo

Jake is one of RVM's newest additions. He brings 18 years of vineyard management and development experience with him. His responsibilities include assisting with daily operations and planning, pest and disease monitoring, fertility and irrigation management, development supervision and planning as well as policy and process development. Jake has a passion for vineyards and people management.

Jake grew up in San Luis Obispo where he attended high school and college. Jake began his career in the winery and quickly realized how rewarding vineyard work was. “I am thankful every day for the relationships I have built here in the Napa Valley and the influential people who have coached me to where I am today.”