John Stuart

John Stuart

John Stuart has been the head brewer at Green Man for 7 years, but began his journey into craft brewing in the early eighties, starting with amateur brewing at home. Mentored by the brewers from a local microbrewery, as well as the late Dr. George Fix, he honed his skills before taking a paid position at a bottling microbrewery in a suburb of Dallas, TX. Leaving Texas in 1990, John jumped into the brewpub world, joining a start up company based in Florida. For the next seven years John worked around the southeast, building and operating (more…)

Director of Brewing Operations Arrow ThrowerLead Button-Pusher

Kyle McKenzie

Chief yeast pitcher, mash mucker, filter phenom and CIP wizard of the Eastside.  Manager of our sour and barrel programs.

Lead Cellarman and BrewerGlorified JanitorThe Original Kyle
Jon Spath

Jon Spath

Job description: “Everything but Brewing” since 2010
Special Skill: Fine art of wasting time while looking incredibly busy
Bio: A lifetime of colorful drinking encounters
Director of OperationsExcessive 'Quality Control' Imbiber  Iron Beerman

Josh Jiles

Josh Jiles is a bottle wrangler from Texas, who barters with bacon and is a sultan slinger of salted meats.

Bottle WranglerBig Man on Buxton
Sean Coleman

Sean Coleman

Supervisor of monkeyshines and Lord of liquid tom foolery. The bottle whisperer .

Packaging Lead :: Assistant CellarmanStun OperatorCanned Meat Enthusiast

Jonathan Cort

This wookie race car driver has brought his Asheville style to The Camel City and the rest of the state.


North Carolina Market ManagerForeign Diplomat of Green Man AffairsBow-tied Bootlegger

Matt Peyton

Matt oversees our sales team and is a true road warrior running around our distribution footprint of 5 states.

Sales ManagerPint PeddlerRoad Warrior

Damien Blazak

Never fear, Damien is here to make your draft lines squeaky clean.  No diacetyl or infection survives the wrath of the draft demon.

Line TechDraft Demon

Christine “Tiney” Ferguson

Bar ManagerHop Goddess

Matt Johnson

Prince of pallets and master of the forklift.

Warehouse ManagerMichigan Farm Boy

Rex Galloway

Rex’s voice may surprise some people, but this Korean-Scottish local is born and bred in these mountains!

Bar ManagerKilt Wearer

Ron Ingalls

Beer SlingerSmiley

Elizabeth Keil

Brewery Tour Guide

April Elliot


Christina Kelley

Originally a Missouri girl, Christina ventured east and didn’t stop until she found the mountains.  She loves all outdoors activities, which she finds pair well with Green Man ESB.

Beer SlingerLady of LagerWild Food Forager

Julie VanHoose

Julie hails from the Queen City and is always on a rampage to recycle.  She is saving the world one Porter at a time!

Beer SlingerTree Hugger
Mike Christopher

Mike Christopher

Mike left his lucrative gator wrestling career in Florida to follow his love of Green Man beer.

Beer SlingerMan of MysteryQuiet Storm
April Caruso

April Caruso

Concord of the flights. Ninja of servicing, master of nothing. She is everywhere, she is nowhere…

Beer SlingerDuchess of DeliriumMultiple Bartender
Autumn Trama

Autumn Trama

Green Man’s Resident Soccer Guru is always ready to assist you to your next brew.

Pit BossNew York Trouble Maker for All Seasons


Whether he is guarding the office from the mailman, entertaining tasting room guests, or driving the forklift, Maceo works hard for that paycheck.

Dog of all tradesTiger KillerBeer/Music Namesake


Come to Green Man’s tasting room and chances are you will find Bella kickin’ it.  It doesn’t matter how loud everyone is cheering during a soccer match, she can still manage to catch some z’s in her sunny spot on the sidewalk.

Resident TripodSidewalk SleeperHostess with the Mostess


Japhy is the master of sitting on bar stools and cleaning up spills.

Blue Ridge MuttMountain Goat


Don’t put barley in the mash tun!!

King of the BrewhouseChocolate Malt

Hop Hustler

It’s not that easy being green;
Having to spend each day the color of the leaves.
When I think it could be nicer being red, or yellow or gold-
or something much more colorful like that.

Career Beer GuyBag Holder