FIDM Faces

Real-life success stories of Students, Grads, Faculty & Industry Partners

Nick Verreos

FIDM Alumnus Nick Verreos rose to fame as a semi-finalist on Project Runway: Season 2, but he's been a favorite at FIDM since day one. Read more

Denny Dugally

This Emmy® Award-nominated instructor's credits include The Client List, Brothers & Sisters, and Arrested Development. Read more

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Ali Matilla

Entertainment Set Design & Decoration
Set Decorator, Disney T.V.'s Zeke and Luther

Brandon Love

Interior Design
FIDM Interior Design Program

Brandy Brinser

International Manufacturing & Product Development
Product Developer, Woven Bottoms, 5.11 Tactical

Brooks Rawlins

Textile Design
Head Product Designer for Bliss Studio

Bryan Kang

Fashion Design
President of Rhapsody Clothing, Inc

Bryna Hubbs

Merchandise Product Development
Handbag Designer, Bryna Nicole

Charlotte Kim

Fashion Design
Technical Designer, Volcom

Cherise Angelle and Nicole LaFave

Footwear Design
Founders of luxury shoe line Omelle

Ciel Kullman

International Manufacturing & Product Development
Juniors Designer, Brand Management & Development at Mr. Rags

Denise Shaw

Visual Communications
Wardrobe Stylist, E! Entertainment

Desiree Hartsock

Fashion Design
Star of ABC’s The Bachelorette, Bridal Stylist

Elana Koff

Fashion Knitwear Design
Associate Sweater Designer, Lucky Brand Jeans

Elizabeth Lefler

Merchandise Marketing
Boutique Owner and Buyer/Creative Director for Cecilia Boutique

Eva Fredrickson

Film & TV Costume Design
Film & TV Costume Designer

Francesca Keesee

Jewelry Design
Jewelry Designer

Genvieve Davis

Merchandise Product Development
Creates products for Steve Madden

Jana Garvin

Visual Communications
Founder, Tandem Arbor, a retail consultancy and visual design firm in New York City

Jeffrey Kurt Thompson

Interior Design
Senior FFE Designer at Marshall Agriam Studio

Jenna Daunais

Beauty Industry Merchandising & Marketing
Associate Manager-Retail Administration, Smashbox Cosmetics

Jessica Comingore

Interior Design
Interior Designer, Chris Barret Design

Ji Soo Han

Textile Design
Textile Designer

Jill Jacobson

International Manufacturing & Product Development
Product Development Manager, Fossil Leathers, Outlet

Jimin Park Weatherly

Advanced Fashion Design
Textile Designer, Quiksilver

JT Akers

Merchandise Marketing
Senior Product Manager for Basketball Apparel at Adidas

Kelli Martin

Advanced Fashion Design
Project Runway: Season 5 Contestant, Fashion Designer

Kim Dingman

Footwear Design
Co-founder of high-end footwear line Jen + Kim

George Sims

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management
Department Chair, FIDM Business Management Program

John Ahr

Jewelry Design
Assistant Chairperson, Jewelry Design

Bob Mackie

Theatre Costume Design
Award-winning Costume Designer

Diane von Furstenberg

Fashion Design
Founder, Diane von Furstenberg

Don Chang

Merchandise Product Development
President/CEO, Forever 21

Tim Gunn

Fashion Design
Author, TV personality, and Chief Creative Officer Liz Claiborne, Inc.