Our Team

Mount Saint Joseph Wines is blessed to have two of the premiere winemakers in all of California.  

Peter E. Story was the owner and winemaker at St. Helena Winery in Napa for 10 years.  Peter's Sympa Cabernet Sauvignon gained a reputation as an extraordinary cult Cab.  It was named "One of the 10 Best Wines in the World" at the 2012 Pebble Beach Food and Wine Classic.  

Derek Irwin is our Consulting Winemaker.  Derek has extensive expereience as a winemaker in Napa, Sonoma and the Sierra Foothills.



Peter E. Story

Winemaker & Vineyard Director

Joseph Smock


Derek Irwin

Consulting Winemaker