American Apparel and Footwear Association

we wear our mission

AAFA is a powerful source of intelligence and catalyst for change in addressing the external forces that are important to the U.S. apparel and footwear industry.

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Check out AAFA's events across the topics of trade, intellectual property and brand protection, supply chain, and more. Events Calendar > 

legislative action

Now is the time to contact Congress to tell them why you oppose the Border Adjustment Tax. Click here to send an email to your elected representatives urging action on trade.

Board of Directors

Officers

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Paula Zusi*

Global Operations Advisor - Retail Supply Chain
Advent International Corporation

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Chairman

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Thomas Glaser*

Vice President of VF and President, Global Supply Chain
VF Corporation


Vice Chairman

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Gary Simmons*

President and Chief Executive Officer
Gerber Childrenswear, LLC


Treasurer

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Thomas Chubb*

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Oxford Industries


Secretary

Board of Directors

Lisa Bate
Senior Vice President, Americas
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services

Laura J. Bernstein

Mike Binnie
President, Dickies North America
Williamson-Dickie Manufacturing Company

Mala Brindisi
Chief Operating Officer
Spanx, Inc.

Colin Browne
President of Global Sourcing
Under Armour, Inc.

Mark Burstein
President
New Generation Computing, Inc.

Robert B. Campbell*
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
BBC International

Kurt Cavano*
Founder, Vice Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer
GT Nexus

Marshal Cohen
Chief Industry Analyst
The NPD Group, Inc.

Alan Colman
President
KBG LLC

Jeff Crisco
Vice President
AEC Narrow Fabrics

Richard Darling
Executive Director, Government and Public Affairs
Li & Fung LTD

Killick Datta
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Global Brand Partners Pte Ltd

Kellie Davies Brown
Senior Director, Target Sourcing Services
Target

Rob DeMartini*+
President and CEO
New Balance Athletics, Inc

Abbey Doneger*
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Doneger Group

David P. Edelman
Chief Financial Officer
Kenneth Cole Productions

Allan Ellinger
Senior Managing Partner
MMG Advisors

Bill Ells
Vice President Component Sales
Vibram USA

Mike Faircloth*
President, Chief Supply Chain Officer
Hanesbrands, Inc.

Oscar Feldenkreis
CEO and President
Perry Ellis International, Inc.

Michael T. Fralix, Ph.D
President and Chief Executive Officer
Textile/Clothing Technology Corporation



 

Leslie Gallin
President - Footwear Advanstar
FN PLATFORM / ADVANSTAR

Al Gervais
Chief Operations Officer
Marc Fisher Footwear

Mark Gitomer
President
Production Department

Katherine Gold*
President
Gold Bug

Paul Grangaard
President and Chief Executive Officer
Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation

Edward Gribbin
President
Alvanon, Inc.

Jeff Howald
Chief Financial Officer
Camuto Group

Sidney D. Howard
Senior Vice President
Coats North America

Bernard Leifer
Chairman
SGFootwear

Ed Manburg
Senior Vice President
Byer of California

Michael Mansh
President
Pennsylvania Apparel LLC

William McRaith
Chief Supply Chain Officer
PVH Corp

David J. Miller
Chief Executive Officer
Minnetonka Moccasin Company, Inc.

Les Miller
Chief Executive Office
American & Efird, LLC

Steve Mostofsky*
President and Chief Executive Officer
TTI Global Resources

Bruce Munro
Chief Executive Officer
Munro & Company, Inc.

Robert Rothbaum
President and Chief Executive Officer
Val D'or Apparel, Inc.

James Schwartz
President and Chief Executive Officer
MGF Sourcing

Timothy Scobie

Harold L. Stone Jr.
Senior Vice President Corporate Marketing
Renfro Corporation

Chris Volpe
COO / CFO
United Legwear & Apparel Co.

 

+ Denotes Past AAFA Chairperson
* Denotes Executive Committee Member

 

 

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