- Teaches students:
- Females 18 to 55 and males 18 to 30
- Teaching since:
- June 1998
I bring over 20 years experience in the world of fashion design, education and journalism to the studio and virtual classroom. I moved to Paris, and continued a career in specialty design & fashion journalism. Building a clientele base as a French trade professional attending haute couture and industry shows. I returned to the US to educate fashionistas as a Fashion program chair/faculty, as well as a fashion journalist, writing fashion features for newspapers such as The Tampa Tribune and Daytona News Journal. I was a fashion expert for the FOX network affiliate in Tampa, Fl. Along with a BFA in fashion design,
I hold an MEd degree in Instructional Technology and completing a Doctorate in Education, specializing in Teaching and Learning. Currently an adjunct instructor for Art Institutes teaching courses: Intro to Intermediate Fashion Design courses, Fashion Illustration, Fashion History,Fashion Show/Event Planning and Fashion journalism. Will tailor instruction to your needs!
Content writer and course developer for Fashion programs. Mentor both ground and online students. Faculty online teaching expert and mentor. Book projects in progress to help facilitators in fashion.
Teach fashion retail and merchandising courses. Develop new courses and curriculum review. Teach History of Fashion, Event Planning, Business of Fashion, Promotion of Fashion and all courses in marketing and merchandising curriculum. Mentor students and faculty training.+ Read More
Taught masters level of fashion design and merchandising courses.
Wrote fashion features. Covered NY fashion week and local features.
Managed fashion design program. Responsible for department activities and taught all design courses. Draping, pattern making, sewing, illustration, business courses and design courses. Managed students and faculty.
Registered French trade professional. Fashion illustrator and specialty design.