Certification – ITMA Affliate Trainer Faculty

frankee_100Frankee Muller, ITMA Certified Tea Master™, President and Founder of A Thirst for Tea, Inc. and co-owner of the Voss Inn Bed and Breakfast in Bozeman, Montana, grew up drinking tea in Southern California. However, her first significant exposure to tea was when she travelled to Botswana in 1983 on a photo safari with her family. .  more…
luis gomez_200Luis Andres Gomez, ITMA Certified Tea Sommelier™ DDS, MSc, was raised in Bogota, Colombia. His interest in tea occured when he was young.  For unknown reasons, he always choose to drink tea instead of coffee.  He attended El Bosque University in Bogota receiving his degree as a Dental Surgeon. His interest in research focused him to do additional more…
Patricia Armour, ITMA Certified Tea Master™ has extensive experience in the preparation, serving, and understanding of the unique properties of the many types of tea, which have been part of her life for as long as she can remember.  A respected Tea Master, she often compares tea with the subtle nuances attributed to wine. more…
Carlos Riaño 2Carlos RiañoITMA Certified Tea Master™, founder of Finest Tea & Company, S.L. the first high quality tea company in Spain (1997). He is a scholar who felt the call of tea. Trained in History and Social Science   more…
Melinda Jones, ITMA Certified Tea Master™, is based in the Blue Mountains. Over the last two years, she had the opportunity to develop her love of tea into her own business, while studying tea and developing her own tea company, The Blue Mountains Tea Company. She actively sources and pursues a quality range of organic teas from all over the world. more…