Law Roach | Image Architect & Judge on ANTM
Law Roach lives and breathes fashion. He began his career as a vintage broker, whoch led to founding Deliciously Vintage Chicago, bringing a renewed energy to the city’s fashion scene. Inevitably, the boutique captured the attention of fashion icons such as Kanye West. Looking to extend his influence, Law revels in working with rising artists and collaborating with labels and companies like Atlantic Records, Hollywood Records, Island Def Jam and
Law’s A-list celebrity clients including Celine Dion, Zendaya, Jessie J., Skai Jackson, Ariana Grande, Ruby Rose and Willow Shields continue to stimulate a myriad of trends that appear on blogs and magazines for winning “Who Wore It Better” and “Best Dressed Celebrities.” In 2016 he joined the panel of judges for the hit TV show “America’s Next Top Model” and was a recipient for the Style Disruptor award from Essence Magazine.
Dr. Lisa Barona McRoberts | Fashion Designer | Former LSU Design Professor
Dr. Lisa Barona McRoberts received a master’s degree from LSU and a doctorate from FSU before completing a couture specialization in Paris. Lisa will represent LSU and the Louisiana Alligator Advisory Council in Beijing, China and at Dallas Career Day Competition to judge the eco-gator category she established.
McRoberts specializes in one-of-a-kind, award-winning, custom-fitted, evening, wedding and debutante gowns made of exquisite and luxurious fabrics. She also designs and creates Mardi Gras royal court gowns. Every design is carefully designed based on the client's aesthetic and style preferences. However, Lisa's design inspiration is greatly influenced by nature, primarily from the flora and fauna in Louisiana, as well as the surrounding scenery, culture, and traditions.
Dr. Courtney A. Hammonds | Fashion Educator & Consultant
Dr. Courtney A. Hammonds is the former Academic Director over the fashion department at the Art institute of Atlanta. Hammonds is credited for establishing the Fashion Design program at Ai Atlanta and growing the Marketing department from 50 students to over 400 plus students. Prior to his career in higher education, he was the Assistant Human Resource Manager of luxury retailer Neiman Marcus (Atlanta, Georgia), the sole proprietor of Unique Images International, a premier business etiquette consulting firm, & sole proprietor of luxury retail boutique URUP designs located in Atlanta, Georgia and Nassau, Bahamas.
For more than a decade he has provided communication and leadership training programs, keynotes and executive coaching to Fortune 500 companies, universities and national conferences.
To date, Hammonds is a fashion marketing liaison for the St. Lucia Fashion Council, Clark Atlanta University and a television and print contributor (e.g. Readers Digest, GQ Magazine, Vogue Magazine, Bravo network, Lifetime network and ABC affiliates). Additionally Hammonds is the author of 4 Fashion and philanthropic focused books and a sought after university lecturer.
Jessica Osbourn | Fashion Designer & Privy Label Owner
Jessica Osborn studied fashion design at FIDM, NYU, and LSU. She began her career in apparel design at Billabong. Then she spent over 5 years as a creative and technical fashion designer for Tasc Performance. The clothing she designed for Tasc was sold in over 1,500 stores around the country including Nordstroms and REI. In November of 2017, Jessica launched her own company called Privy Label. Privy Label creates private label clothing from design to delivery- all made in the USA. Jessica is offering the convenience of an in-house design, sourcing and production department at a fraction of the cost. She understands the nuances of product development and has cultivated relationships with US factory partners to help make her client’s custom clothing lines come to life.