A bolded name denotes a Master Sommelier eligible to teach, examine and participate in Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas programming. To be eligible for participation, members must sign the CMS-A Code of Ethics and complete the training modules for diversity and harassment in the workplace. Individuals who have passed the Master Sommelier Diploma Examination that have resigned, been terminated, or are under suspension are not listed on the website.

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MSE Yearsort ascending Name City State/Prov. Employer/Affiliation
1993 Angelo Tavernaro Pasco WA
Academy of Wine and Services
1993 Michael McNeill Atlanta GA
Georgia Crown Distributing
1992 Tim Gaiser Rio Rancho NM
1992 Steve Morey Santa Barbara CA
1992 Michael Bonaccorsi, Deceased Santa Monica CA
Bonaccorsi Wines
1991 Scott Carney Brooklyn NY
Institute of Culinary Education
1991 Doug Frost Prairie Village KS
Strong Water, Beverage Alcohol Resource, United Airlines, Continental Airlines
1991 Peter Granoff Sausalito CA
Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant, Oxbow Wine Merchant, Oxbow Cheese Merchant, Custom Wine Sourcing, Inc.
1990 Wayne Belding Boulder CO
1990 Roger Dagorn Garden City NY
1989 Fran Kysela Winchester VA
Kysela Pere et Fils, Ltd.
1989 Emmanuel Kemiji Napa CA
Miura Vineyards
1989 Chuck Furuya Honolulu HI
DK Restaurants
1988 Larry Stone Amity OR
Lingua Franca Wines
1987 Madeline Triffon Southgate MI
Plum Market