Peggy Raley-Ward is founder and co-owner of Nassau Valley Vineyards, Delaware’s first farm winery. She is a lecturer, wine educator and consultant. Peggy’s past includes being the national coordinator for 450 chapters of Les Amis du Vin International Wine Society, the magazine’s sister organization. In 1991 she changed Delaware’s laws to allow for farm wineries and opened Nassau Valley Vineyards with her father in 1993. In 2007 she was named Delaware Travel and Tourism Person of the Year, and was awarded Southern Delaware Tourism’s Person of the Year in 2012. She is also a jazz vocalist and jazz educator.