Jennifer E.S. Millspaugh, PhD


Jennifer works at the intersection of fashion, technology, entrepreneurship and academia, enhancing product development lifecycles through brand integration, supply-chain innovations and process creation. Her PhD from the University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion examines the brand development and internationalization processes of entrepreneurial designer fashion enterprises (DFEs). Now she's leveraging her brand development experience and fashion industry expertise to amplify Austin's fashion ecosystem.

Selective Consulting, JESMillspaugh Studio
Advisory Board Member, Independent Fashion Advisory Board (IFAB)
Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR), G51

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Hannah James

Event Coordinator

Hannah is the owner of Well Mannered Studio, a full-service styling and creative management company for men's and women's fashion and lifestyle brands. Working in the fashion industry for over nine years, Hannah has gained expertise in retail buying, runway production, styling, and merchandising, working with companies such as Tapiture, Nordstrom and Macy's Inc.

Hannah assists with coordinator of AFI's networking events and social media.

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