Hawley will lead professional association
Friday, April 17, 2009
Jana Hawley, head of apparel, textiles and interior design, has been elected president-elect of the International Textile and Apparel Association.
She begins her term on Sept. 1, and will assume the presidency in September 2010. Hawley has served as vice president of operations for the association.
The organization is a professional, educational association of scholars, educators and students in the textile, apparel and merchandising disciplines in higher education.
Hawley joined the college in 2007. Her research areas include textile recycling and the Old Order Amish.