Those celebrities who made the list were Oprah Winfrey, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Reese Witherspoon.
Most recently, Villet was Asia president of One in Beauty.
They spoke about expanding access to capital, removing barriers to government contracts and providing technical assistance to businesses.
Major brands and retailers are declaring Election Day as a paid holiday or giving employees paid time off to ensure they can vote in the upcoming presidential election.
Fifty women entrepreneurs will be chosen for the yearlong Fellowship, each receiving a $5,000 education grant.
The designer’s fan base includes Tommy Hilfiger, Tory Burch, Stitch Fix founder and ceo Katrina Lake and Rent the Runway cofounder and ceo Jennifer Hyman.
The Senlis cofounder is also chief executive officer of Solid & Striped, another Burch Creative Capital brand.