Heather Dougherty is a judge at the 2018 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA).

Heather Dougherty

Heather Dougherty is an experienced and skilled wine communicator who found her true calling after a 10-year stint in the travel business. A committed Francophile, she is never happier than when exploring the classic (and less well-known) regions of France.

Champagne and sparkling wines are a continuing passion and she is the current UK Champagne Ambassador. She is the Chairman of the Association of Wine Educators and an experienced wine judge.

Follow Heather on Twitter @wineandwords