As the 6th generation farmer of his family’s Napa Valley ranch, Matt Hardin has a natural appreciation of the exceptional place that is the Napa Valley. Matt manages his full-time work as vineyard manager and partner in Barbour Vineyards with his commitment to managing the family ranch. In his time with Barbour Vineyards, Matt has farmed some of the most renowned vineyards in Napa including Hundred Acre, Herb Lamb and Checkerboard.
In 2013, Matt married Alicia Regusci and in 2016 they welcomed their first son, John Wallace. In January of 2018 they welcomed another son, William James. Together, they reside on the Hardin family’s Wallace Ranch where they run a herd of organic cattle and grow wine grapes used to produce some of the valley’s best known brands.