Celeste Meier studied film at UCLA and subsequently worked in the independent film industry as a film editor in San Francisco. She and her husband own Anthony Meier Fine Arts in San Francisco, a gallery of international contemporary artists and one of the most prominent art dealers on the West Coast. Ms. Meier brings extensive non-profit Board and fundraising experience. She is the former Board President of Performing Arts Workshop and has served on the board of Parents Place, a Program of Jewish Family and Children’s Services, and the Zen Hospice. She has also served as a board member of the San Francisco Film Society for the last 7 years and chaired their Development Committee. She lives in San Francisco with her husband Tony, their two children and Angus, a rescue dog that survived Hurricane Katrina.