Dana Sexton Vivier joined GI Partners in January 2012, in conjunction with GI Partners’ appointment as manager of the CalPERS-owned vineyard portfolios, Pacific Vineyard Partners, LLC (PVP), and Meriwether Farms, LLC. Prior to joining GI Partners, Ms. Vivier spent six years at PVP, most recently as Managing Director of Investments and Finance, and previously as a Fund Manager and the General Manager of a winery. Prior to PVP, Ms. Vivier served as a developer for FPL Energy’s Northwest Wind division, an associate for an energy-related public relations firm, and an intern for Columbia TriStar’s International Publicity department.


  • M.B.A. from the University of California, Davis
  • B.A. in Economics from Whitman College