Nicole De Loach

Finance and Accounting Analyst

A California native, Nicole De Loach grew up in Healdsburg, California and has been around the wine industry her entire life. She graduated from Sonoma State University with a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance.

Nicole plays an important role at the winery as both a business analyst, as well as the Human Resources Manager and Compliance Coordinator for Hook & Ladder, working closely with her grandmother, Christine De Loach. She is married to Jason De Loach, Hook & Ladder’s Winemaker.

Nicole is an avid gardener, and also spends time crafting hand-made jewelry, which sells quickly in the tasting room. She can often be found with Jason, her son Lucas, and the family’s German Shepherd, Aspen, enjoying outdoor activities at beaches and parks throughout the county.