Anna Ward

Specialist, Fine Wines

Anna Ward

Specialist, Fine Wines

Skinner Inc.





Anna joined Skinner in 2016 as a specialist in the Fine Wines Department. Prior to working at Skinner, Anna worked in the Wine Department of Sotheby’s in New York. It was there Anna was exposed to the worldwide auction market and worked under the tutelage of two of the leading wine auctioneers, Eli Rodriguez and Jamie Ritchie. Anna began at Sotheby’s working in the renowned retail wine store, working with clients selling rare and fine wine. She then moved to the auction department and experienced record breaking direct from Chateau auctions as well as single owner collections.

She returned to her native New England where in the past Anna worked at Lower Falls Wine Company, Skinner’s retail wine partner. She honed her tasting skills by Lower Falls Wine’s rigorous curriculum and worked with private clients to inventory wine collections. Anna received her BA from Marymount Manhattan College in New York City and her Advance Certificate with Merit from the Wine and Spirit’s Educational Trust.


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