ASANYAH DAVIDSON, Chairperson, Miami Fashion Institute
Born in Jamaica, Asanyah has developed her career in Miami and abroad. She has attended some of the best schools in fashion, from Fashion Institute of Technology in New York to Central Saint Martin’s in London, where she completed her Master’s degree. Her love of teaching and knowledge of fashion took her
to West Africa, where she taught and helped develop programs at schools in Lagos, Nigeria, and Accra, Ghana. Asanyah joined Miami Dade College in 2016 to head the newly-opened Miami Fashion Institute, where she hopes to impart her love of design to her students and build a program that is unlike any other in the U.S.