Joelle Bond is a technical designer at Athleta, working to deliver excellent fit and quality across their lifestyle and performance categories. She’s currently helping her team to expand the size range across the brand’s product assortment to provide a more inclusive offering.
Prior to joining Athleta, Joelle worked in men’s luxury made-to-measure shirting and custom suiting at Sid Mashburn. While there, she learned fit technology and has since become proficient in various fit and patternmaking softwares. She’s passionate about using technology to help mitigate fashion’s waste problem and find ways to make responsibly-made clothing more accessible to minority communities.
Joelle holds a Master of Art degree in Fashion Design from SCAD University and a Bachelor of Science from the College of Textiles at NC State University.