Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Nina Sventitsky is currently on the Executive Council of NASA, and previously served as Secretary General. She is on the Education Committee, and conducts the day-to-day activities of NASA.
Nina has the following NASA credentials: WSA/NASA/AIS Silver Pin Certified Sommelier, NASA American Wine Specialist® (Developer and Instructor), NASA Italian Wine Specialist®, Master of Service. She also has the WSET Advanced Certificate, and successfully completed the Court of Master Sommeliers Level 1/Introductory Course. Nina is also a Certified Rioja Educator and a Certified Napa Valley Educator.
Nina has been in the wine industry for over twenty years in sales, marketing and executive management positions. She has lived in Napa and Sonoma, and currently lives in Los Angeles.
“My goal as Vice President is to drive NASA into it’s next phase of expansion and expertise - forming partnerships with other wine organizations and educational institutions to offer our unique courses and teaching methodology. I hope to have the opportunity to work directly with the President and new NASA board members on this endeavor, and to represent NASA globally."