NAPA MOMS is a member-led organization that strives to provide a supportive community for families to share meaningful experiences, resources, and friendships. In 2007 twenty-three moms became the founding members of Napa Moms. Now the group has 400+ members and is an amazing resource for all of its families.
View our director roles here.
Meet Our Leadership
Occupation: Emergency Department Psychologist
Age of Children: 2 year old son
Why you are passionate about our group: I love meeting new mom, expanding my tribe, and helping moms find their tribe!
Shay's best “Mommy trait” is.... Catching food and beverage before it hits the floor
Mallori makes the best spinach dip in town and her personal motto is...Absolutely everything happens for a reason!
K.D.'s personal motto is “Look on the bright side! And if you can’t see the bright side, then polish the dull side!”
TBD: Open Role
Community Outreach Co-Director
Sakhon's signature dish is Crepes and her personal motto is Carpe Diem! Sakhon loves Kennedy Park because there's a trail for walking/running and a playground for the kids.
Holly Krassner Dawson
Director, Community Partnerships
Founder and CEO, NapaValleyKid.com AND President, Connecting the Dots
Talia, age 5
Napa Moms is an important resource in the community, especially for new parents, and those new to Napa. It’s like an instant community of like-minded people where members can get advice, find playdates and make new friends.
Social Events Co-Director
Linda's signature dip is Pork tenderloin with curry and banana and her favorite thing to shop for is purses!
Social Events Co-Director
Ashley's signature dish is her meatballs with spaetzel! Her husband loves it so much he bought
a spaetzel maker. Their go-to date night is Zuzu's in Downtown.
Evan loves shopping for shoes, loves balancing her checkbook (good for us!) and her favorite place for a play date in the Napa Valley is Yountville park.
Business Partnerships Co-Director
Aurora loves to take the kids to Yountville park, can't resist dancing to anything by Abba (Dancing queen anyone?) and her personal motto is " trust the Lord.. Everything else will fall into place ."
Mom Owned Business Co-Director
Occupation: Jewelry Designer/Maker
Age of Children: 4 1/2 and 7 years old
Why you are passionate about our group?
I love the way that our network of moms support one as we face the hurdles that come with raising a family. It's a place to make friends, have fun and be a part of a special community of women.
Kara joined Napa Moms when she moved to town and was looking for connections for both her and her daughter. Her go to location for a play date in the valley is Oxbow Preserve.
Eva loves dancing in the kitchen with her two boys while making smoked salmon dip together - we especially like Big Data and Milky Chance.