Dave “David” Phillips

Co-Owner/President
Michael David Winery

Early adopter of farmer’s markets, underage winemaker, long distance runner, UC Davis alum, champion of Lodi Wines, cork dork, brother, husband, father, outdoor enthusiast.  

Working the family farm and vineyards from a young age, Dave returned to Lodi in 1989 after 
graduation, a job in the wine cork industry, and backpacking the world. Since then, he’s combined his love of wines with his love of travelling by overseeing distribution from just one state to all 50, then onto 32 countries!