Executive board

  Jessa Chargois —  LinkedIn     President   Jessa Chargois is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Product Development. She also holds a minor in Female, Gender and Sexuality studies. Jessa is a two time winner of the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, a semi-finalist for the National Retail Foundation Next Generation Scholarship, and a member of the Cornell Club Lacrosse team. Jessa was the VP of Graphics for the Cornell Fashion Collective in the 2015-2016 year. She is pursuing a career in fashion business, merchandising and menswear. In the past, Jessa has interned for Supima Cotton, as well as Peerless Clothing international for two summers. In her free time, Jessa can be found kick boxing and organizing her inbox meticulously.   Fun fact: I make a mean gnocchi from scratch!

Jessa Chargois — LinkedIn

President

Jessa Chargois is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Product Development. She also holds a minor in Female, Gender and Sexuality studies. Jessa is a two time winner of the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, a semi-finalist for the National Retail Foundation Next Generation Scholarship, and a member of the Cornell Club Lacrosse team. Jessa was the VP of Graphics for the Cornell Fashion Collective in the 2015-2016 year. She is pursuing a career in fashion business, merchandising and menswear. In the past, Jessa has interned for Supima Cotton, as well as Peerless Clothing international for two summers. In her free time, Jessa can be found kick boxing and organizing her inbox meticulously. 

Fun fact: I make a mean gnocchi from scratch!

  Sloane Applebaum   —  LinkedIn     VP of Management   Sloane Applebaum is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Marketing and Management and a minor in Business. On campus, Sloane is a member of several leadership & honors societies, a tour guide, and an executive member of Careers in the Fashion Industry. She is also a Dean’s List scholar and a YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund winner. Sloane has interned with Chanel and the Boston Consulting Group in e-commerce operations and digital marketing, and she has previously worked for Tory Burch in sales. She is pursuing a career in supply chain management, and following graduation she will be working for Procter & Gamble as a supply network operations manager. In her free time, Sloane enjoys traveling,  blogging , and exercising  Fun fact: I once sang at the White House for President Barack & First Lady Michelle Obama! 

Sloane Applebaum — LinkedIn

VP of Management

Sloane Applebaum is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Marketing and Management and a minor in Business. On campus, Sloane is a member of several leadership & honors societies, a tour guide, and an executive member of Careers in the Fashion Industry. She is also a Dean’s List scholar and a YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund winner. Sloane has interned with Chanel and the Boston Consulting Group in e-commerce operations and digital marketing, and she has previously worked for Tory Burch in sales. She is pursuing a career in supply chain management, and following graduation she will be working for Procter & Gamble as a supply network operations manager. In her free time, Sloane enjoys traveling, blogging, and exercising

Fun fact: I once sang at the White House for President Barack & First Lady Michelle Obama! 

  Jackie Fogarty  —  LinkedIn   |   Portfolio     VP of Designers   Jacqueline Fogarty is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design concentrating in fashion design.  On campus she is a research assistant in the Cornell Costume and Textile Collection, a Dean’s List scholar, two-time YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund winner and a Kuhlman Fiber Arts scholar.  She is pursuing women’s design and has interned with the design teams at Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors, Kenneth Cole, and Tommy Hilfiger.  In her free time she enjoys travel, running, and visiting museums.  Fun fact: I play golf

Jackie Fogarty  — LinkedIn | Portfolio

VP of Designers

Jacqueline Fogarty is a senior studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design concentrating in fashion design.  On campus she is a research assistant in the Cornell Costume and Textile Collection, a Dean’s List scholar, two-time YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund winner and a Kuhlman Fiber Arts scholar.  She is pursuing women’s design and has interned with the design teams at Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors, Kenneth Cole, and Tommy Hilfiger.  In her free time she enjoys travel, running, and visiting museums.

Fun fact: I play golf

  Tuyen Nguyen —  LinkedIn     VP of Public Relations   Tuyen is a sophomore studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Marketing and Management and a minor in Business. On campus, Tuyen is an undergraduate consultant, an executive member of Cornell Fashion Industry Network (CFIN) and Cornell Vietnamese Association (CVA), and a Dean’s List scholar. In her free time, Tuyen enjoys cooking, painting, and adventuring. She is interested in combining her passion for fashion with her entrepreneurship spirit to reform the fashion experience into a more aware practice that considers ethical & sustainable practices, and customer driven approach.  Fun fact: I was born in Vietnam and can speak fluent Vietnamese

Tuyen Nguyen — LinkedIn

VP of Public Relations

Tuyen is a sophomore studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design with a concentration in Marketing and Management and a minor in Business. On campus, Tuyen is an undergraduate consultant, an executive member of Cornell Fashion Industry Network (CFIN) and Cornell Vietnamese Association (CVA), and a Dean’s List scholar. In her free time, Tuyen enjoys cooking, painting, and adventuring. She is interested in combining her passion for fashion with her entrepreneurship spirit to reform the fashion experience into a more aware practice that considers ethical & sustainable practices, and customer driven approach.

Fun fact: I was born in Vietnam and can speak fluent Vietnamese

  Katherine Williams —  Portfolio    Katherine Williams is a sophomore studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design concentrating in fashion design and a minor in History. On campus she is a research assistant in the Cornell Costume and Textile Collection, a Kuhlman Fibers Art scholar, and a nominee for the 2017 ITTA award. She also is involved with Cornell Club Field Hockey, and Thread Magazine. She is pursing women’s design and has interned in Bibhu Mohapatra’s design atelier in NYC. She is interested in combining her interests in history, architecture, and fashion to expand, and redefine pre-conceived conceptions of what “fashion” is.  Fun Fact: I can whistle any song.

Katherine Williams — Portfolio

Katherine Williams is a sophomore studying Fiber Science and Apparel Design concentrating in fashion design and a minor in History. On campus she is a research assistant in the Cornell Costume and Textile Collection, a Kuhlman Fibers Art scholar, and a nominee for the 2017 ITTA award. She also is involved with Cornell Club Field Hockey, and Thread Magazine. She is pursing women’s design and has interned in Bibhu Mohapatra’s design atelier in NYC. She is interested in combining her interests in history, architecture, and fashion to expand, and redefine pre-conceived conceptions of what “fashion” is.

Fun Fact: I can whistle any song.

  Narhee Kim  —   LinkedIn     VP of Strategic Operations & Planning   Narhee is a sophomore studying Applied Economics and Management in the Dyson school with a concentration in Marketing. On campus she is also a project manager in Cornell Marketing Organization. Last summer she interned at brickly, a tech startup as a Marketing & Content intern. She started her own style blog in high school—managing all parts such as growing the social media presence and designing the blog and graphics—and has worked with multiple companies as sponsorships. In her free time she loves to   blog   and paint.  Fun fact: I love stationery

Narhee Kim — LinkedIn

VP of Strategic Operations & Planning

Narhee is a sophomore studying Applied Economics and Management in the Dyson school with a concentration in Marketing. On campus she is also a project manager in Cornell Marketing Organization. Last summer she interned at brickly, a tech startup as a Marketing & Content intern. She started her own style blog in high school—managing all parts such as growing the social media presence and designing the blog and graphics—and has worked with multiple companies as sponsorships. In her free time she loves to blog and paint.

Fun fact: I love stationery

  Caley Drooff —  LinkedIn  |  Website     VP of Graphics   Caley Drooff is a sophomore studying Information Science with dual concentration in Interactive Technologies and User Experience with minors in Creative Writing and Business. In addition to the fashion collective, Caley is a member of Medium Design Collective, Dean’s list scholar and a Hunter R Rawlings III Research scholar conducting research within the Virtual Embodiment Lab and 3D Body Scanning lab. She has interned with the Tangible Media Lab within the MIT Media Lab, Harvard Medical School Department of Innovation and Reebok Headquarters. Her career goal is to empower humans with technology by connecting digital and physical spaces-- whether that be with wearable robotics or augmented reality. In her spare time, she enjoys sewing purses for her company  Purseuit of Happiness , going to museums, eating Nutella and running (she is currently training for a half marathon).  Fun fact: I play the Harp

Caley Drooff — LinkedIn | Website

VP of Graphics

Caley Drooff is a sophomore studying Information Science with dual concentration in Interactive Technologies and User Experience with minors in Creative Writing and Business. In addition to the fashion collective, Caley is a member of Medium Design Collective, Dean’s list scholar and a Hunter R Rawlings III Research scholar conducting research within the Virtual Embodiment Lab and 3D Body Scanning lab. She has interned with the Tangible Media Lab within the MIT Media Lab, Harvard Medical School Department of Innovation and Reebok Headquarters. Her career goal is to empower humans with technology by connecting digital and physical spaces-- whether that be with wearable robotics or augmented reality. In her spare time, she enjoys sewing purses for her company Purseuit of Happiness, going to museums, eating Nutella and running (she is currently training for a half marathon).

Fun fact: I play the Harp