Rick Fisher

Rick Fischer

Spanish Programs Director
Wine Scholar Guild

Rick Fisher is the Spanish Programs Director for the Wine Scholar Guild. He holds the WSET Diploma in Wine (DipWSET) as well a Master of Business Administration (MBA). He wrote, researched, and developed the Wine Scholar Guild’s Spanish Wine Scholar® study and certification program which launched in 2019 and has seen more than 1,600 students enrolled.

Rick’s passion for Spain and his Spanish heritage guides his desire to educate students about Spanish wine. Prior to joining WSG, he had created and maintained a blog titled “Bodega: Eat. Drink. Explore. ESPAÑA!” for over a decade.

In addition to his work with the Wine Scholar Guild, Rick is a wine judge, educator, and writer. He is also a Certified Educator for numerous Spanish wine regions, including Sherry, Rioja, and Cava.