Mark Solomon


At Leland Little, Mark has led the fine wine department since its inception in 2010 as well as the more recently established rare spirits department. He has served on the national executive board of the Cercle de la Future, which is part of The Commanderie de Bordeaux aux États-Unis d'Amérique. Mark resides with his wife, Jennifer, in Hillsborough, NC and you can often find him running up & down the River Walk. 


Lynne Millies


Lynne has worked in the Fine Wine & Rare Spirits department at Leland Little since 2020.  She is certified in WSET Spirits Level 1 and Wines Level 1, 2, and 3.  Lynne resides in Hillsborough with her 3 sons, 2 dogs, 2 cats and 13 chickens. 


Julia Kelley-Swift


Julia has worked in the Fine Wine & Rare Spirits department at Leland Little since March, 2023.  With over ten years of experience in the food and beverage industry, including three years managing James-Beard-nominated Panciuto in Hillsborough, she brings to the team a passion for hospitality and an enthusiasm to continue to grow and learn about fine wine and rare spirits. Julia lives in nearby Bahama with her partner, Colton, and two cats.