North Bay Business Journal: Sonoma winegrape booster tapped for Transatlantic cultural outreach

Sonoma County Winegrowers President Karissa Kruse was selected out of 700-plus nominations from 39 countries for the Marshall Memorial Fellowship, created three decades ago to foster transatlantic relations.

The German Marshall Fund of the United States has announced 76 new Marshall Memorial Fellows for the 2015–2016 class, including Kruse, whose organization represents 1,800 winegrowers in Sonoma County. Kruse is the first county resident to receive a Marshall Memorial Fellowship…

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