Raised in Oakland, California and living in Brooklyn, Dominique Drakeford is currently a leader in environmental education, ethical fashion and community advocacy. She is the founder Drakeford PR – a sustainable lifestyle consulting brand where her creative and visual agenda involves widening availability of ethical fashion, beauty and wellness. Additionally, she is the chief curator of Melanin and Sustainable Style (MelaninASS.com) – a blog platform discussing the worldly intersection of people of color/ indigenous cultures in sustainable fashion lifestyles. Her work encourages environmental stewardship, social change, and economic development.
Angela is a native of Savannah, Georgia and a resident of NYC after having lived for the last 15 years in Paris, France as well as Monrovia, Liberia. With her work in international development she has enjoyed exploring the earth, meeting it’s extraordinary humans and being inspired by their creativity, spirit and resilience. @angela_hariche
Anna Yanofsky is a fashion historian with an MA in Fashion and Textile Studies from FIT. She works as a research assistant in one of America’s most esteemed fashion collections. She also writes about fashion exhibitions for the website Exhibiting Fashion.