Christopher Barefoot

Vice President Communications and Guest Relations, Opus One Winery, Oakville, California

Christopher first became aware of Oxbow through his friendship and working relationship with Margrit Mondavi while he was working at Robert Mondavi Winery.  Her love of art and the school inspired Christopher to become involved.  Christopher, joined Opus One in July of 2013 as Vice President of Communications with responsibility for all hospitality communications and events at the winery. 

Prior to Opus One, Christopher was the Estate Director for Flowers Vineyard and Winery, a notable producer of estate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, where he was responsible for the winery’s domestic and international sales and marketing.  Christopher holds a BA in French from the University of Virginia, as well as an International MBA from the University of South Carolina.  He resides in the city of Napa just a few blocks from Oxbow School.