Wanda Mann

East Coast Editor, The SOMM Journal and Founder, Wine With Wanda

Instagram: @winedinewanda


Wanda Mann has been writing about wine for more than a decade. She is the East Coast Editor for The SOMM Journal and the New York Editor for Tasting Panel. Wanda’s writing has also been published in Food & Wine and NAPA Magazine. She provides consumers with engaging and educational wine information on her Wine With Wanda website and on Instagram.

In January 2022, Wanda moderated the keynote discussion for the 10th annual Women in Wine Leadership Symposium. In 2022, she also served as an associate judge at Wine Without Walls in Verona, Italy. Wanda has been invited to speak at prestigious industry events, including the digital iteration of The Symposium for Professional Wine Writers at Meadowood Napa Valley and the International Riesling Expo in the Finger Lakes.

In 2015, Wanda earned the Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW) credential from the Society of Wine Educators. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from Pomona College. Her junior years of high school and college were spent studying in Spain. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of Les Dames d’Escoffier, New York.