Abigail Black Elbaum

Vice Chair

  • Columbia, B.A., 1992
  • Columbia, M.B.A., 1994

Abigail Black Elbaum is a Co-Founder and Principal of Ogden CAP Properties, a real estate management, development and investment firm with assets in New York and Washington, D.C.  She began her career at JPMorgan Chase in the Private Bank.

Abby's board affiliations include the New York City Police Foundation, the Neighborhood Coalition for Shelter, the Mount Vernon Triangle CID and the Lincoln Square BID, where she is on the Executive Committee. She is also a Governor of the Real Estate Board of New York. Abby is active in a variety of capacities at New York­Presbyterian Hospital, including the Sloane Hospital for Women Advisory Committee and the Heart Center Steering Committee.

An alumna of Columbia College and Columbia Business School, Abby has served on the Columbia College Alumni Association, the College's Board of Visitors and, in 2002, received the Columbia College Young Alumni Achievement Award. She is also former Chair of the Alumni Trustee Nominating Committee. In 2015, Abby received the John Jay Award at Columbia College for distinguished professional achievement. She is currently on the Steering Committee of Columbia College's Core to Commencement Campaign.