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Patricia Brown

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Department of Fashion Design + Merchandising

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Patricia Brown is chair and associate professor of Fashion Design + Merchandising. She was previously owner, consultant and designer for Patricia Brown Designs in New York; creative director of design at HBC/Lord & Taylor; VP of design and creative director of design for Ann Taylor Stores; VP of design at Banana Republic; and a designer for Adrienne Vittadini, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Dawson International, Geoffrey Beene and Liz Claiborne. She earned her BFA in fashion from Parsons School of Design, and her BA in economics from the College of William & Mary.