IFAI division group supervisor Linden Wicklund will serve on IFAI’s Advanced Textiles Source advisory board. Wicklund is responsible for staff coordination with Advanced Textile Products (ATP), as well as the Fabric Graphics Association (FGA), Fabric Structures Association (FSA) and Narrow Fabrics Institute (NFI).
Wicklund has a background in material science and non-profit management. She received her Bachelor’s degree in art and design from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, and a Master’s degree in nonprofit management from St. Mary’s University in Minnesota. She grew up in a household where sewing was a highly valued skill, and she has several family members working in the textile field.
Advanced Textiles Source is the official publication of ATP. It is the goal of IFAI to have the division and the publication work together to support members in this growing segment of the industry.