Michelle Garvey is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for The J Crew Group Inc., an internationally recognized omni-channel retailer of women’s, men’s, and children’s apparel, shoes and accessories. Ms. Garvey joined J Crew in 2016, and is responsible for all information systems and technology vision, strategy, execution, and support for the company’s global enterprise. She has previously held CIO positions with companies such as Ann Inc, Warnaco, Brooks Brothers, and Sportmart, and has additional executive experience at retailers such as Crate and Barrel, the Registry Stores, and Ames Department Stores, after starting her career in consulting with Arthur Andersen. Ms. Garvey holds a BS in Civil Engineering and an MBA in Finance from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. She resides in Connecticut with her husband, some empty bedrooms where their children leave their laundry, numerous rescue cats and dogs, and one unusually hardy houseplant.
Julia Harman ‘08
Colleen Keller ‘08
Anu Lingala ‘13
Anu graduated from the FSAD program in 2013 with concentration in Apparel Design and was involved in both CIFI and Cornell Fashion Collective. Throughout college she completed several internships, including with Ralph Lauren and Conde Nast, and also worked in the Costume Collection with the late Professor Charlotte Jirousek. Anu applied to graduate schools during her senior year and received a full scholarship to the Royal College of Art in London. She went on to study History of Design, with a focus on fashion, through a joint program between the RCA and Victoria & Albert Museum. While finishing her degree, Anu interned with marketing and innovation agencies connected to the fashion industry, including Spring Studios. After two years in London, she moved to Seattle in 2015 to work with Nordstrom as an Associate Trend Forecaster in the Fashion Office.
Diana Tsui ‘03
Diana Tsui is the senior fashion market editor at New York Magazine's The Cut. In her 9 years at the magazine she's managed and oversaw all of the shopping stories on the site, in addition to writing about fashion, race, culture and beauty. When not writing, she styles photo shoots, most recently Samira Wiley for the April cover and Ali Wong for the spring fashion issue. Diana also covers trends and emerging designers at New York, London and Seoul fashion weeks.A native New Yorker, Diana earned her BS in Human Development at Cornell before pursuing a M.Ed at Harvard University. She began her career at Lucky Magazine and has worked at Domino and InStyle. Her writing has been featured in Nylon, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and Billboard. She has also appeared on CBS’s “The Insider,” NBC's "Today in New York", FOX5 and other outlets