Micheline Chau, president and chief operating officer of Lucasfilm Ltd., is joining the board of directors at Red Hat (NYSE: RH).

Lucasfilm is part of Star Wars creator George Lucas’ entertainment empire.

also added Jeff Clarke, chief executive officer of Travelport, to its board.

“Both Micheline and Jeff have extensive experience in operational and financial roles at an executive level,” said James Whitehurst, chief executive officer at Red Hat. “In their current leadership positions in the media and travel industry, they will bring a broad perspective of managing technology innovation in rapidly evolving businesses.”

Chau has worked at Lucasfilm since 1991. Her first post was chief financial officer. She also is a member of the Lucasfilm board.

Clarke joined Travelport in 2006. He also is chairman of the board at Orbitz.