Many of the wines offered by Lincourt carry the names of women who have influenced and shaped founder Bill Foley’s life including his wife, mother, grandmother, and aunt.
Zoula Nunn Foley
Bill’s mother was the daughter of a Texas rancher. She received her degree in English from UCLA and went on to write books, short stories, and jingles.
Annie Dyer Nunn
Bill’s grandmother was an author who wrote articles for West and Frontier Times Magazine.
Willie Mae Dyer Kistler
Bill’s aunt was an accomplished woman who wrote short stories and novels about life on the western frontier.
Carol Ann Foley
Carol Ann Foley is the wife of Bill Foley. A dedicated philanthropist, she spends much of her time working on educational issues for children.
The older of Bill Foley’s two daughters, Lindsay is independent, joyful and creative. She loves to travel and has become an excellent cook thanks to cooking classes at the Culinary Institute of America. Lindsay is an equities trader and helps run The Foley Family Charitable Foundation.
Bill’s younger daughter, Courtney graduated from Whitman University in Walla Walla, Washington and recently finished Law School at University of Oregon in Eugene. Courtney was recently promoted to Head of Winemaking at Chalk Hill Estate Winery and Foley Sonoma. She enjoys history, traveling, and the great outdoors. Courtney has been involved in a number of environmental and conservation projects and worked an internship on Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands of Washington State.