Lisa Hayes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Fashion and Design & Merchandising. She teaches the capstone Senior Project, Portfolio Presentation, and Sportswear courses in the Fashion Design Program. We chose to highlight her research because it exemplifies our program’s focus on the importance of both the two dimensional and the three dimensional processes in inspiring and realizing fashion design. It also addresses a collaborative design process which uses technology to communicate to team members. Her research also includes examination of sustainability in fashion design production and sourcing.