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Nancy Abrams Dreier '86, P'12, P'15
Director, West Coast Engagement and Cornell Silicon Valley (CSV)
Cornell University

Christina DePalma '10
Associate Director, West Coast Engagement and Cornell Silicon Valley (CSV)
Cornell University

Stephanie Van Overberghe '15
Administrative Assistant, Cornell Silicon Valley (CSV)


The Bay Area of California is home to the largest concentration of Cornell Alumni in the west. Many of these alumni, as well as parents and friends of the University, work in the fields of technology and entrepreneurship that the world defines as Silicon Valley. Cornell Silicon Valley (CSV) provides educational and networking opportunities throughout the Bay Area, with programs based in Silicon Valley, Downtown San Francisco, the Peninsula, and the South Bay.

For Alumni:

CSV programming and events are designed to enrich the alumni experience for those interested or working in related fields, and to connect alumni throughout the region with Cornell faculty, staff, students, and each other. Get started with CSV by updating your contact information, joining our LinkedIn Group, liking our Facebook page, or following us on Twitter.

For Businesses:

CSV serves as a portal to Cornell's programs, faculty, and students. CSV helps businesses leverage Cornell's strengths in science and technology.

For Start-ups:

Participation in CSV events helps Cornell alumni connect with resources such as venture capital, finance and legal professionals, employees, and publicity.