Just as distilleries have Master Distillers, Master Tasters and Master Blenders, we have a group of men who are masters of their unique set of skills.


Bruce Corwin


Bruce founded Bourbon Brotherhood in 2014 and has been involved with the planning and execution of every event since then.  He is an Executive Bourbon Steward with the Stave & Thief Society, a Master Bourbon Taster with Whiskey University and a Kentucky Colonel.


Stephen Scott

Barrel Master

Stephen oversees our private barrel selection program.  In the bourbon community, he’s know as “The Legend”.

Shawn Stevens

Master Educator

Shawn oversees our education programs.  He recently retired after a long career of building distillery equipment with Vendome Brass & Copper Works.  He is an Executive Bourbon Steward with the Stave & Thief Society.

Tim Long

Master of Philanthropy

Tim oversees our philanthropic operations, including our annual Bourbon Mixer fundraising event, which has raised over $450,000 to benefit local charities.


Jon Grant

Web Master

Jon is a Founding Member of the Bourbon Brotherhood.  He has over 20 years of experience in information technology and is responsible for the design of our web site.

John Frederick

Toast Master

John is a Founding Member of the Bourbon Brotherhood and offers opening toasts at our events.  He is a former District Governor of Toastmasters International.