Education &
​Career Management

Experiential Education & ​Career Management Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Erica L. Alpert
M.S. and B.S. CUNY Brooklyn College. Human Resources/ Operations Coordinator, Faviana, NY; Student Mentor Internship, Erasmus High School. 

Brianne Avena
M.S. Pace University; B.A. West Virginia University

Kara Becker
M.A. Teacher's College of Columbia University; B.A. University of Michigan. Career Coach, KaraBeckerCareers; Internship Coordinator/Human Recourses, Kenneth Cole Productions

Glenda Blakely
M.A. Michigan State University; B.A. Wilberforce University

Mary Donahue Quinlan
B.A. College of the Holy Cross. CEO & Founder, Career Prep Consultants; Manager, Internship Programs, Cosmopolitan & Seventeen Magazine

Shirley Dong
B.S. New York University.  Former Personal Care Senior Marketing Manager, Avon Products; Former Senior Budget Analyst, Saks Fifth Avenue

Shelly Evans
M.S. New School University; B.S. Kean University. Former Director of Talent Management & Human Resources, GMA Accessories – Capelli New York/Ballet Group Inc. Former Vice President of Human Resources, Smart Apparel, Inc. Former Director of Human Resources, Madame Tussauds

Rebecca Fitts
M.S. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; B.A. The State University of New York at Albany. Director of Business Development: World Trade Center & Fulton Center

Felicia Fleitman
B.A. State University of New York at Albany. Co-Founder, BYLT Consulting 

Jaclyn Garafola
M.A. The College of Staten Island; B.P.S. LIM College 

Jennie Mak (Jackson)
M.A. London College of Fashion; B.A. University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Consultant - FutureFashion Initiative, Earth Pledge 

La-Dana Jenkins
M.A. John F. Kennedy University; B.A. SUNY Oswego. Proprietor / Career Developer / Professional Resume Writer, LRJ Counseling Services LLC

Mary Kate Kane
B.S. Saint Joseph’s University. Senior Account Manager, NY Fashion & Retail Division, 24 Seven Inc.

Jennifer Markas
M.A. Parsons School of Design; B.S. Boston University. Sr. Finance Manager, Citi Foundation; Former Business Manager, Thomas Phifer & Partners Architecture & Design Firm, LLP; Former Business Associate, Jane Kahan Gallery

Sammy-Jo Rocco
B.B.A. in Fashion Marketing, LIM College. Editorial SA, Saks Fifth Avenue; Former Client Service Representative, DANNIJO; Former Brand Representative, Metropolitan Companies Inc.; Accessories Sales Associate, Saks Fifth Avenue

Christine Stragazzi
B.S. Fashion Institute of Technology. Former Director of Merchandising, Women's Apparel & Accessories, Lafayette 148

Elisa Swiller
B.S. University of Maryland, College Park. Former Recruiter, Client Service Manager, Forrest Edwards Group