Professional Lecturer of Fashion Merchandising
Anthony Millero is a fashion professional with experience planning and developing all apparel product categories for men’s & women’s designer, sportswear, contemporary, jeans, and active markets. A strong leader and mentor, industry experience includes director of merchandising at Donna Karan New York and positions at Liz Claiborne, TSE, and Calvin Klein. He was recently an instructor of fashion merchandising at Miami Dade College’s Miami Fashion Institute and is currently a doctoral candidate in Consumer and Design Sciences at Auburn University.
PhD, Consumer & Design Sciences, Auburn University, 2024 (expected)
MPS, Global Fashion Management, Fashion Institute of Technology, 2016
BA, Media Studies & Urban Sociology, New York University, 1996
Research Interests / Areas of Focus
Fashion merchandising, sustainability in apparel, corporate social responsibility, ethical labor practices, and consumer behavior
Auburn University – College of Human Sciences Research Symposium 2023: Millero, A. The Influence of Consumers’ Perceived Sustainability of Industrial Hemp on Purchase Intentions for Hemp Apparel.
American Collegiate Retailing Association – Virtual Conference, 2023: Millero, A. & Lee, Y. A. Ethical Labor Practices in the Contemporary Fashion Market.
Pratt Institute – Center for Sustainable Design’s Sustainability Crash Course, 2016: Bell, J. & Millero, A. Waste Not, Want Not.
State University of New York (SUNY) Global Center, 2016: Bell, J. & Millero, A. Waste Not, Want Not.
Member, American Collegiate Retailing Association (ACRA)
Member, International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA)