The Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail is pleased to announce a new elected position in the leadership roles. Beginning January 2018 Melanie Owen will be the first ever Vice President. This new leadership position, is an elected positions with a term of two year. Upon completion of the two year term the VP will automatically become President. The role of the Vice President will be to chair the advertising and marketing committee and to preside over meetings, if the President is unable to attend. Melanie Owen is co-owner of Lazy Ballerina Winery, located in St. Joseph, Michigan.