The President’s Council of Cornell Women (PCCW) is a group of highly accomplished alumni working to enhance the involvement of women students, faculty, staff, and alumni as leaders within Cornell University and its many communities.

It was founded in 1990 by then-President Frank H. T. Rhodes with the guiding leadership of trustees Lilyan Affinito ’53 (deceased) and Patricia Carry Stewart ’50.


Anne DiGiacomo '80

Anne C. DiGiacomo ’80

Director, Senior Alumni Engagement Programs


Upcoming events

Angel Investing 101 – Beginning the Conversation

Wednesday, May 5, Noon – 1:15 pm

Investors in new businesses are primarily men who typically fund business ideas from other men. In “Angel Investing 101” you’ll learn the basics of angel investing and hear from fellow Cornell alumnae who have focused their investments on supporting women-founded start-ups.

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