Visiting Teaching Associate of Fashion
Jamie Ross is an educator, consultant, and former fashion executive. As Fashion Director and Creative Director for The Doneger Group, Jamie has a strong career background in creative and fashion direction, product development, styling, reporting, and analysis for domestic and global clients. Throughout her career and currently, Jamie has felt a strong need to share of-the-moment industry and career insights with fashion students, shaping the minds of future industry leaders. Her mission also includes raising awareness on sustainability issues, diversity, and inclusion.
Jamie continues to consult with the industry, particularly in the beauty/lifestyle sector. She is frequently sought out and quoted by the press. She has been a repeat presenter at major textile/packaging trade shows including Printsource and Luxepack, Coterie, TASCC Global Textile and Apparel Supply Chain Conference in China, as well as presenting seasonal overviews for Accessories Council.
BS, International Trade and Marketing, Fashion Institute of Technology, 1988
AS, Fashion Buying and Merchandising, Fashion Institute of Technology, 1986
Judge at Marist College Senior Runway Ready, repeat guest at Wharton College Merchandising Program, repeat YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund judge. Adjunct Professor at Fashion Institute of Technology and Parsons School of Design/The New School.
White Accessories Storm the Fall Season https://wwd.com/accessories-news/accessory-trends/white-accessories-new-staple-of-the-fall-2018-season-1202680425/
Elle Magazine – Beauty articles in Canadian and U.S. editions
Quoted and contributed to research for texts Fashion Forward: A Guide To Fashion Forecasting – 2nd Edition, and The Fashion Industry and Its Careers – 3rd Edition
Facebook Interview with Marla Wynne (QVC/HSN featured designer) – TGIF: Marla and Jamie Ross https://www.facebook.com/pg/MarlaWynneCollection/videos/
Appearances on CNN and Good Morning America on Beauty; prepared Laura Mercier for NBC appearance
Professional OrganizationsCEW (Cosmetic Executive Women), Fashion Roundtable.