Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 19 minutes 53 seconds


July 13, 2023


This interview is with Chris Serra of LIVE. In this interview, Chris speaks about his background in environmental science, coming to Oregon and working at LIVE. He explains the purpose of the organization as well as how it has evolved, as well as the work he has done.

He also speaks about sustainability in the wine industry and how Oregon wine has grown and changed in the years since he joined the industry. And he talks about what comes next for himself as well as for LIVE.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Ponzi Vineyards in Sherwood on July 13, 2023.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.


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