Chairperson of Fashion Department
Designer, curator, scholar, and academic administrator; formerly associate chair and associate dean, California College of the Arts, where she taught in the Fashion Design Department (1997–2011); other teaching appointments include visiting professorships in Fashion at CEDIM University in Monterrey, Mexico, and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; industry experience includes Donna Karan and Clothespin sustainable collection; curatorial work includes the DeYoung Museum and the Wattis Institute, both in San Francisco, California
B.S. Fashion Design, Philadelphia University; M.A. Costume Studies, New York University.