Chief Operating Officer
Justin previously spent more than two decades at Scheid Family Wines in various roles encompassing: vineyard management, production sales, winery operations, bottling and warehousing. His broad work experience and business acumen has allowed him to develop a deep understanding of successful winery operations. He has a strong network within the California Wine Industry, as well as a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing wineries.
Justin is active within his community, currently serving on the Dean’s Advisory Council for the Cal Poly College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences. Previously, he has served as Vice Chair of Almond Acres Charter Academy in Paso Robles, as well as Chair of the Paso Robles Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission.
Justin graduated from The University of Arizona with a degree in Physiology. He is also a Graduate of the California Ag Leadership Program, Class 44.
Justin has been a resident of Paso Robles for over 20 years where he lives with his family. When not busy keeping things running smoothly at Castoro, he enjoys gardening, snow skiing and off-roading in his 1972 Toyota Land Cruiser.