Brewmaster, Chris Johnson
Chris has been brewing professionally since 2001 with previous experience working as Head Brewer in another local brewpub, the Lafayette Brewing Company.
Chris manages and performs all brewery operations. Chris is a master brewer and his experience ranges from recipe formulation to packaging. Chris can personally handle all needs to our retail customers and consumers. This allows him to keep a close eye over quality and consistency from production to tap handles. As part of the PBC value-add services, Chris can provide education to customer staff and personally oversee accounts to ensure all costumers get the very best products and service.
Cofounder, Brett Vander Plaats
Brett is currently the Enterprise Architect for Community Business Innovations. In this position he manages and leads in the design and building of the application architecture for the Community Health Network. Specifically his team is responsible for application implementation, development, and data integration across the Enterprise that integrates 5 distinct companies and dozens of external physician offices.
Brett comes from a background in application programming, data management, and process improvement & automation. His primary duties for People's Brewing Company are administration & managing back office processes.