Teen Services Staff
*Becky Jo Peterson, Executive Director of Merger Transition
Summary: Becky Jo served as member and community relations director for the Napa Valley Vintners since 2012. Her role included overseeing the organization’s multi-million-dollar philanthropic work funded through Auction Napa Valley proceeds and administering the educational, networking, and member-related programming. She also served as community and industry issues director for the NVV from 1998 – 2005. In between her two roles with the NVV, Becky Jo was recruited to Mobile, Alabama to take on the job of executive director for the nonprofit Distinguished Young Women, a scholarship and empowerment program for high school girls. She helped to develop programs focusing on self-esteem, public speaking, making healthy choices and setting goals for one’s life. Becky is excited to be working in Sonoma with the team of staff and board members at TSS who share her passion for teens and young adults.