Celeste Plate was born in Asuncion-Paraguay, South America and moved to the United States when she was 19 years old. Celeste studied Computer Analytics for 2 years before she started her own family in New Brunswick, New Jersey. She is the proud mother of three 3 boys, Sebastian (23) is a financial analyst at Financial Technology Partners, a company in San Francisco; Alejandro (20) is a junior at the University of Michigan, and Juan Carlos (16) is attending his sophomore year at Archbishop McCarthy High School.
Celeste brings prior board experience, serving as a member of the Auxiliary Board of Directors at the Robert Wood Johnson-UMDNJ Hospital in New Brunswick. Her role included being in charge of the Autumn Ball, the Auxiliary’s main event of the year bringing over 400 guests. She’s an avid athlete who loves to lift weights and plays a competitive game of tennis. She also enjoys photography and spending time at the beach. Celeste is thrilled to be part of B the Difference in the role of board member and looks forward to leveraging her prior experience to bring success to the organization.