Our Team

The Wyndridge Farm Family

  • Steve GroffOwner
    BackSteve Groff

    Steve enjoys riding motorcycle, boating and playing guitar.

    Can’t decide which is his favorite beverage because they’re all delicious!

  • Julie GroffOwner
    BackJulie Groff

    Julie enjoys reading, boating and spending time with her grandchildren.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Dry Hopped

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Slightbend IPA

  • Jason Reese
    Jason ReeseCEO
    BackJason Reese

    Jason enjoys doing anything outdoors; Cycling, Running, occasionally golf and trying to keep up with his one-year-old son Graham.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    El Dorado Haze IPA

  • Sandy Eckard
    Sandy EckardExecutive Assistant
    BackSandy Eckard

    In Sandy’s free time she enjoys boating and relaxing along the Susquehanna River with family and friends.

    Favorite Wyndridge Vines:
    Raspberry Riesling

  • Scott Topel, Cidermaker at Wyndridge Farm
    Scott TopelHead Cider Maker & Production Manager
    BackScott Topel

    In his spare hours, find Scott working his orchard and farm, mountain biking, playing steel string guitar and riding/wrenching vintage Honda Motorcycles.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Northern Spy

  • Irena Wise
    Irena WiseHead Brewer
    BackIrena Wise

    Unbelievably talented on the brew deck, when Irena is not brewing beer she enjoys doing yoga and attending jam band shows.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Her signature Sunset Lager

  • Brett Krosse
    Brett KrosseAgriculture & Facilities Manager
    BackBrett Krosse

    To say farming is something that’s in Brett’s blood is an understatement. He was born with a farmer’s soul and is kick A$$ at his job! Fun fact, Brett has skied all over the world, including all over North & South America, Sweden and the French Alps.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Northern Spy

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Hazeway IPA

  • Shannon Smallwood
    Shannon SmallwoodContracts & Logistics Senior Manager
    BackShannon Smallwood

    Shannon is super spontaneous and enjoys doing fun things with her family and friends. If she’s not traveling, she is going to sporting events, concerts or watching the latest movies on Netflix.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Black Cherry

  • Ben Sette
    Ben SetteHead Chef
    BackBen Sette

    Ben loves spending time with his kids on his days off. He enjoys them by watching WrestleMania.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Hazeway IPA

  • Amanda Rosbach
    Amanda RosbachTerritory Beverage Sales Manager
    BackAmanda Rosbach

    When Amanda isn’t on the road she enjoys going on runs with her dog, working out, and visiting different breweries with friends.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Honey Lavender

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Boreal Spruce IPA

  • Chuck Taylor
    Chuck TaylorCider Press Tech
    BackChuck Taylor

    On Chuck’s days off he enjoys fishing and hunting on his property.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Hazeway IPA

  • Dennis Lehr
    Dennis LehrDelivery Driver
    BackDennis Lehr

    When Dennis is off he enjoys being with his wife, kids and new grandbaby.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Sunset Lager

  • Erica Sanders
    Erica SandersRestaurant Manager
    BackErica Sanders

    Erica’s hobbies included going to Oriole games and visiting the beach!

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Gold Rush

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Hazeway IPA

  • Hunter Roloson
    Hunter RolosonHead Chef Lancaster Tasting Room
    BackHunter Roloson

    Hunter loves experimenting with recipes and creating new dishes, both at work and home.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    River Hill Pils

  • Josh Riese
    Josh RieseWarehouse Technician
    BackJosh Riese

    When Josh isn’t conquering the warehouse he is working on his Jeep and tinkering with his gun collection.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Dry Hopped

  • Josh Slider
    Josh SliderBrewhouse Operator/Cellar Tech
    BackJosh Slider

    Josh likes to work on mini trucks and drink beer in his free time.

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Imperial Bourbon Barrel Stout

  • Liz Pappa
    Liz PappaTerritory Sales Manager
    BackLiz Pappa

    Fun fact that Liz has been glassblowing glassblowing for the past few years. It has been a challenging and creative outlet for her to make vessels she can pour beer in!

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Honey Lavender

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Passionfruit Lemongrass IPA

  • Shayla ButtonVenue Director
    BackShayla Button

    Shayla loves reading and can often be found curled up with her puppy, Rosie, a mug of coffee, and a new book.

    Favorite Wyndridge Co. Cider:
    Pineapple Mango

  • Steve Numbers
    Steve NumbersPackaging Supervisor
    BackSteve Numbers

    In his free time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, and everything Nintendo.

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Bourbon Barrel Stout

  • Terry Schetter
    Terry SchetterApple Press Lead
    BackTerry Schetter

    Terry loves the plant world! Apples, hops, barley, oats… if it grows outside Terry can tell you all about it. Also a note from Terry “The Hazeway IPA is a beautifully balanced beer and should be consumed by all!”

    Favorite Wyndridge Cider:
    Gold Rush

    Favorite Winding Path Beer:
    Hazeway IPA

  • Jan ThomassonWedding & Events Coordinator
    BackJan Thomasson

    When she’s not working, Jan enjoys dining out and spending time with family and friends.  She loves everything Disney.  Jan is not really a Beer or Cider drinker, more of a Rum & Coke kind of  girl, but does like to try the Wyndridge Speciality drinks made with our Cider.

  • Kaitlyn PrievoWedding & Events Coordinator
    BackKaitlyn Prievo

    Kaitlyn enjoys spending her free time outdoors or on the beach with her husband and two young boys, Wells & Waylon.


    Favorite Wyndridge Vines: