The heart and soul of the brewery is our team of award winning brewers.

 Their steadfast dedication to quality, passion for innovation, and unyielding commitment to brewing world-class beer is the driving force behind everything we do. Every time you raise a glass of Karl Strauss beer it’s a little “Thank You” to this gang of talented artisans.

Paul Segura

Brewmaster of Research and Development

Matt Johnson

Brewmaster of Brewery Operations

Derek Gruter

Quality Control Supervisor

Lyndon Walker

Head Brewer

Sean Albrecht

Head Brewer

Kayla Garcia

Quality Control Chemist

Roberto Cervantes

Quality Control Chemist

Matt Dale

Brewer

Melissa Sanchez

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Michael Lais

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Steven Hicks

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Chris Sullivan

Brewer

Josh Stratton

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Jarrod Davis

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Ryan Traylor

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Will Peltzer

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