Cliff Creek Family


joe 150x150 WinemakerJoe has been making wine in Oregon for over twenty years and his passion increases with each vintage.Driven to excellence in his art, Joe Dobbes is the consummate winemaker. Raised in a small town in the north Willamette Valley and educated in Ashland, Joe is a true Oregonian and is dedicated to Oregon wines. Yet his calling began outside Oregon, in Germany and France, where Joe spent 2 1⁄2 years learning the art and science of winemaking. He apprenticed at Wiengut Erbhof Tesch, in the German Nahe region and at Domaine G. Roumier and Domaine Comtes Lafon in the Burgundy region, France, with winemasters Christophe Roumier and Dominque Lafon.



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Wine Club Manager

Jojo Petro was first a close family friend.  Jojo is a horse girl, born and raised. She continues to board horses on her farm in Hubbard as well as play the role of a devoted riding mom to her talented daughter Jessica.  At Cliff Creek, Jojo is indispensable as she lovingly and meticulously coordinates your wine club shipments and tasting room events.






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Amber McKenna attended Linfield College where she studied Mass Communication and English.  She now resides in NE Portland where her hobbies include food, music, coffee, beer, wine and bicycles.  Amber is the NW Sales Rep for Emerita health and beauty products by day, and wine pourer/story teller by night.  Come in some weekend and say hello!

LLC Southern Oregon Vineyard Manager

Chris Hubert, A native of Colorado, was educated at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He worked as a Professional Crop Advisor for Crop Care Services in Napa before taking on the role of Vineyard Manager at Louis Martini Vineyard in St. Helena, California. Hubert has been in southern Oregon for the past 8 years. He and his wife Heather live in Medford.