The CFDA is comprised of a community of American fashion designers, as well as a Board of Directors overseen by President Diane von Furstenberg.


Steven Kolb, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)


  • Lisa Smilor, Executive Vice President
  • CaSandra Diggs, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Marc Karimzadeh, Editorial and Communications Director
  • Sara Kozlowski, Education and Professional Development Director
  • Adam Roth, Vice President of SPG
  • Mark Beckham, Business Director of Fashion Week