Angela Winfield Appointed Law School Admission Council Chief Diversity Officer

Angela Winfield, Cornell University’s associate vice president for inclusion and workforce diversity, has been appointed chief diversity officer of the Law School Admission Council (LSAC).

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Winfield came to Cornell as program manager for the Northeast ADA Center in 2015, became director of inclusion and workforce diversity in 2016, and rose to associate vice president for inclusion and workforce diversity and presidential adviser on diversity and equity in 2018.

During her time at Cornell, Winfield led development of the school’s staff training course, “Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Cornell,” co-chaired a committee that made Cornell’s Employee Excellence Awards process more inclusive, increased awareness of disabilities with the Diversity Includes Disability campaign and helped create the Belonging at Cornell framework.