Rosh Hashanah Philanthropy Virtual Roundtable with Danielle Schmelkin, Chief Information Officer at J.Crew Group

- Online Zoom Conference



Online Zoom Conference


VIRTUAL - Open to all levels of membership

Join us for a virtual philanthropy roundtable with Danielle Schmelkin, Chief Information Officer for J.Crew Group. Danielle's impressive career spans leadership roles at Coach, Barnes & Noble, Campbell Soup Company, Pepperidge Farm, and PepsiCo, along with a foundational start at Andersen Consulting. With a B.S. in Statistics and Biometry from Cornell University, Danielle has revolutionized digital innovation in every organization she's touched, particularly in integrating AI technologies to boost business strategies and operational efficiency.

This special event, held right after Rosh Hashanah, celebrates new beginnings and the spirit of giving. Come and be inspired by Danielle’s journey and start the New Year with discussions of hope and generosity.

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Danielle Schmelkin
Chief Information Officer at J.Crew Group (J.Crew, Madewell, and J.Crew Factory)

Danielle Schmelkin is Chief Information Officer for J.Crew Group (J.Crew, Madewell, and J.Crew Factory). Prior to J.Crew Group, Danielle was the Head of IT for Coach, part of the Tapestry family of global brands. She previously held leadership positions at Barnes & Noble, Campbell Soup Company, and Pepperidge Farm with additional experience at PepsiCo. Danielle started her career at Andersen Consulting focusing on
statistics, Business Intelligence and Data Management, and overall Technology enablement. She holds her B.S. in Statistics and Biometry from Cornell University.
As a leader in her field, Danielle has been instrumental in advancing digital innovation, spearheading significant changes in systems, operational models, and corporate culture. Her initiatives prominently feature the integration of AI technologies to enhance business strategies and operational efficiency.

Danielle loves bridging her career in Tech with mentoring and supporting the next generation of women leaders. She has co-sponsored Kode with Klossy (KwK) summer camps, providing young women with opportunities to explore and grow in the tech field. Her mentorship extends to programs like GOALS for Girls, where she has positively influenced the next generation. Danielle is a member of the Society for Information Management and also serves on the board of URJ Eisner and Crane Lake Camps.

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