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Fashion Design and Merchandising


Professor Kyla Benson, Department Chair 

Family & Consumer Studies/Fashion Design Merchandising/Nutrition & Foods-Culinary Arts


Faculty Members: 

Chantel Bryant: Designer at Billabong with product development experience from Hurley.  Chantel has also designed for Quicksilver and Sanctuary Clothing.  She currently teaches fashion illustration. 
Rachael Libolt: Stylist and Personal Shopper, Rachel has owned her own wardrobe consulting business since 1986.  She currently teaches "Buying and Merchandising", where students shop the wholesale market to provide clothing to be sold at the on campus retail store. 
Terri Nista: With a background in Theatre Costume Design, Terri teaches Fashion Draping.  Terri earned a BFA in Theatre Costume Design from Weber State University and a MFA in Theatre Costume Design from California State University- Long Beach.
LeeAnna Silvers: With a background working at Nordstrom's Seattle Corporate Offices, LeeAnna teaches beginnings & intermediate sewing classes.

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2014 Dress Making And Alterations Option

2014 Fashion Merchandising

2014 Product Development and Technical Design

 Office Location: T-202

Office Phone: 714-564-6842

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