ABA Mission Statement

We The Alliance formed to promote Asheville (and regionally) produced beers and exchange knowledge and support between our members for the betterment and enrichment of the beer community.


ABA Officers

President – Joe Rowland – Nantahala Brewing CompanyEmail

Vice-President – Billy Pyatt – Catawba Valley Brewing Company

Treasurer – Barry Bialik – Thirsty Monk Pub & Brewery

Secretary – Doug Reiser – Burial Beer Co.

Board Member – Tim Schaller – Wedge Brewing Co.

Board Member – Mike Rangel – Asheville Brewing Co.

Board Member – John Lyda – Highland Brewing Co.

Board Member – Chris Frosaker – Hi-wire Brewing

Associate Board Member – Hilton Swing – Asheville Ale Trail

PR/Media Board Member at Large – Anne-Fitten Glenn – Email

Legal Board Member at Large – Rick Jackson

Executive Director – Kendra Penland – Email


Contact ABA

Click here to send a message.