Ann Walter is an alumnus of the Shannon Rodgers & Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising at Kent State University. While at Kent, she was an active member of the Fashion Students Organization, Honors College, and a Fashion School Ambassador.
After graduating in 1996 with a degree in Fashion Design, she moved to NYC to pursue a career as a designer. Over the years Ann has designed for various specialty and mass retailers including Gap, Liz Claiborne, Justice, Sears Holdings, and Walmart. She is currently a part-time instructor at the New York City Studio while working full-time as a Design Director in the fashion industry.