Our Team

Newport Craft Staff

Brendan O’Donnell
CEO

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Comfortably Unaware

Derek Luke
Founder & Master Brewer

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Amber Ale

Brent Ryan
President, Founder & Master Distiller

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Fake Love

Brightens the office with his seasonal sweaters. Is also the local guru on Newport licenses and permits.

JR
Head of Operations

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Rhode Rage

It’s just JR, doesn’t stand for anything.

Sarah Dick
VP of Marketing

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Vodka Collins

Busy worrying about our instagram followers.

David Hall
Regional Sales Manager

Favorite NCB&D Product:
1639 Pale Ale

Melinda Aguiar
Sales Representative

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Watermelon Freez

Chris Moniz
Sales Representative

Favorite NCB&D Product:
1639 Pale Ale

Steve Gravel
Brand Ambassador

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Comfortably Unaware

Has safety glasses ready for you.

Cara Bruno
Marketing

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Blueberry Kolsch

Allyson Harple
Bookkeeper Extraordinaire

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Watermelon Berliner Weisse

Pete Lanouette
Brewer & Distiller

Known for his diverse and interesting lunch choices and his illustrious writing outside work hours.

Luke Gerweck
Shift Brewer

Favorite NCB&D Product:
1639 Pale Ale

Part time insta model, part time class clown.

Keith Chamberlain
Packaging Manager

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Rhode Rage

Garrett Alpaugh
Cellarman

Favorite NCB&D Product:
Comfortably Unaware

Amy Harpster
Tasting Room Manager

Favorite NCB&D Product:
C’est La Vie Brut IPA

Craft beer fanatic