With over a decade of winemaking prowess, Niki Williams stands as a luminary in the Napa Valley wine scene. Hailing from esteemed estates like Mount Veeder, The Prisoner Wine Company, and Chateau St. Jean, Williams brings a wealth of experience and a commitment to excellence. Her tenure at Merryvale Family of Wines and Franciscan Estate further enriched her expertise with diverse grape varieties and cutting-edge technologies. Williams is renowned for crafting balanced, elegant blends that evolve gracefully over time, aligning seamlessly with Cakebread Cellar’s 50-year legacy. Beyond the vineyards, she finds joy in gardening, reading, and advocating for children in foster care, showcasing a multifaceted passion beyond the cellar.