Assistant Professor at Jefferson University
Chris has had an extensive career as a design and merchandising executive with proven results working with global brands. Her passion for ethical fashion, “for benefit” business models and social entrepreneurship informs her teaching philosophy: demonstrating the importance of relationships and collaboration and igniting a sense of meaning and purpose in the classroom.
Her areas of expertise are fashion design, social media metrics in design, textiles and sustainable and circular design.
Visiting Instructor at Jefferson University
Darcy got her BS from Drexel University in Fashion Design and then went on to get her MBA at Jefferson University. As a Visiting Instructor at Jefferson University, she provides students with the opportunity to make a positive impact: giving them a voice and a purpose to reimagine the industry through innovation, collaboration, and a deeper understanding of the business of fashion.
Her areas of expertise are pattern making, draping, sewing, fashion illustration and mood board development.