Instructors and Industry Experts

RUSS BENGTSON

Sneaker Media Legend

SUSAN BOYLE

Owner of Rime Sneaker Boutique

OSCAR CASTILLO

Founder of Modern-notoriety.com, Photographer

GARY CHAWTUK

Adjunct Assistant Professor FIT

Brandon Cohn

CEO of Lee & Barrett

NICK DEPAULA

Feature writer at ESPN and Creative Director of Nice Kicks

BRENDAN DUNNE

Managing Editor, Snapchat Complex

Gerald Flores

Editor-in-Chief, Sole Collector Complex

ELLEN Lynch

Professor, Accessories Design FIT

RICHARD “MAZE” LOPEZ

Co-Host of Full Size Run

JOSH LUBER

CEO and Co-Founder - StockX

DEN LY

CAD Sneaker Designer/Assistant, GIII, FIT graduate.

Charanor Marcano

Precollege Instructor, Accessories Design, FIT graduate.

JOHN McPHETERS

Co-Founder / CEO, Stadium Goods

RICH MEDINA

Music Producer, DJ, Poet, Educator

YELENA MOGELEFSKY

Adjunct Instructor, International Trade and Marketing FIT

MATT PRIEST

President & CEO, Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America

SARAH MULLINS

Accessories Design Chair FIT

DR. THOMAS NOVELLA

Adjunct Instructor FIT

Joe La Puma

Host of Sneaker Shopping, SVP Content Strategy Complex Media

JERON SMITH

Chief Marketing Officer, Stephen Curry 30 Inc.

CHRIS “COSEEZY” STRACHAN

Founder of Kick’n It

ERIN TORAYA

Knit Innovator II at Nike, FIT graduate

DAVID ULAN

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Accessories Design FIT

MATT WELTY

Editor / Co-host Complex

SEAN WILLIAMS

Teacher OSD / SOLEcial Studies

GREGG WOODCOCK

Adjunct Assistant Professor FIT

FRANK ZAMBRELLI

Adjunct Instructor, Accessories Design FIT

WILLIAM ZEITZ

Founding Partner taylorWilco LLC.

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