Lizz Freeman Kelly (she/her)
Lizz Freeman Kelly is a fiber artist primarily using salvaged material in her work. She has 15 years of retail management as well as 10 years of non profit financial management experience.
She is fiercely passionate about ricRACK’s mission and spent many years as a customer and instructor for the organization before taking over as Director in 2022.
Jahireen Hebert (they/them)
Outreach Education Coordinator
Jahireen's approach to sewing is more like sculpture, less like structure. They call it "free styling".
A New Orleans native, Jahireen is self taught, hoards sewing books, is known to go straight to YouTube tutorials when they hit a sewing roadblock. Jahireen is a student of construction by comparison. They study both high end and popularly priced garments to learn construction details.
Jahireen is enticed by burlesque fashion, inspired by old Hollywood glamour, and is known for heavily embellished statement ware.