Mrs Mandy Penton

Position

Program Manager (Fashion)

School /
Work Unit

Fashion & Textiles

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 9202

mandy.penton@rmit.edu.au

Location

Building: 513
Level: 03
Room: 001

Brunswick campus

College/Portfolio

College of Design and Social Context

Mandy-Penton

Key Activities

Program coordinator – fashion

Responsible for the co-ordination of the design, development, delivery and evaluation of the Fashion programs, within the School

Coordinate staff resources and student administration of these programs

Availability

Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm

Qualifications

  • Cert IV in Training & Assessment
  • Adv Cert of Fashion
  • Dip of Teaching
  • Med

Industry Experience

Mandy has held a range of management positions in Australian fashion companies including product development and production management roles, focusing on the technical aspects of these businesses including production control and logistics, range development, pattern/grading, quality assurance and general business management.

As an educator her fashion industry experience has proved invaluable, her focus has been to ensure the training being offered meets the changing needs of the Australian fashion industry.

Mandy has continuously been involved in developing new curriculum and training programs, as well as developing resources for external organisations.

  • Assoc. Member International Textile & Apparel Assoc. Inc.
  • International Specialised Skills Fellowship – 2006