Phil Nichols - Viticulturist

With over ten years experience within the field of viticulture and pest control, Phil brings a wealth of knowledge to the team at Garvey Vineyard Management. Phil has been with the company since 2008, honing his interest and skills in integrated pest management and plant nutrition.

Phil received his Bachelor of Science degree in Fruit Science with a minor in Wine and Viticulture from Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo. He is also a licensed Pest Control Advisor.  Phil’s previous work experience included chemical sales and service at United Agri Products in Sebastopol, and viticulture work with such companies as Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards, Sterling Vineyards, and Jack Neal and Son Vineyard Management.

Phil was born and raised in Sonoma County where he now lives with his beautiful Michelle and son Lucas.