Fiona Howells studied Fashion Design at the London College of Fashion and completed a degree in Contemporary Textiles. She has a long and varied career with extensive industry experience gained working as a Designer and then as a Design Manager for High Street retailers such as Marks and Spencer, Debenhams and Top Shop.
Fiona has been working within academia for the last ten years lecturing within the discipline of Fashion Design. She holds a postgraduate certificate in Post-Compulsory Education and Training. She is currently an External Examiner on the BA Fashion with Contour course at the Northern School of Art.