Retiree and Wine Program Coordinator
Stephanie Taczak Shimada recently joined the UC Davis Retiree Center as the Retiree and Wine Program Coordinator. Her roles include providing retirees with resources, information and educational programming, while engaging new donors to the Alumni wine program. Stephanie started on campus in 2014 at the Director of Event Programming at the Robert Mondavi Institute. Most recently she was the Wine, Travel and Business Program Director at the Cal Aggie Alumni Association. She serves on the board of the Status of Women at Davis Administrative Advisory Committee (SWADAAC) and St. John’s Program for Real Change in Sacramento
Stephanie is originally from Pennsylvania, but moved to California in 1998 where she has identical twin daughters and a toy Australian Shepherd. She loves to cook, garden, taste wine and run 5k’s.