Vickie Arata was raised in Hillsborough, California and attended the College of San Mateo and San Diego State University.After college, Vickie joined a Bay Area commercial real estate firm as a member of the accounting and property management team.Four years later, she joined the accounting staff of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a Menlo Park based venture capital firm.
After nearly thirteen years with Kleiner Perkins, Vickie
moved with her
husband and son to Bass Lake, California.In 2002 Vickie
joined Sierra Asset Management
as operations administrator assisting with client service functions and internal administration.