SOE Award Recipient

2016 • Agricultural/Wineries


Morgan Clendenen

Santa Barbara, CA
Cold Heaven Cellars

"I always wanted to be my one boss and it was better than going to business school. I ended up with a lot more real life experience and what I consider almost the equivalent education."

Morgan's Bio...

Morgan started Cole Heaven Cellars in 1996 with the goal of being the best producer from Viognier grape. She uses old world methods and as both winemaker and owner, she is passionate about the quality of her wines. In addition to raising her children and running her winery, Morgan was first chair of the Santa Barbara's Vintners action benefiting Direct Relief and served on the Direct Relief board for 6 years. Cold Heaven Cellars is located in Buellton at the same location as the winery.