Growing up in the Bay Area, Donna Merideth graduated from the University of California, Davis, with a Masters of Science degree in Agricultural and Managerial Economics. Donna has held various management positions in the alcohol beverage industry, including Vice President of Wine for a northern California beverage distribution wholesaler. As vice president, she created the Wine division and managed a multifaceted team while securing partnerships with major national and international wine producers.
Donna lives in Healdsburg with her husband and dog. Although semiretired, she oversees the management of a family-owned wine country property.