MEET OUR FACULTY

Below, you can explore profiles of our Teachers and Field Coach who manage Live Chic, guiding students as they navigate the combined challenges of brick-and-mortar and online retail operations!

MEET: JENNIFER LOFTHOUSE 

Jennifer instructs Digital Entrepreneurship to second-year students at Fanshawe, within the Fashion Marketing & Management curriculum. Infusing her lessons with practicality, she incorporates real-world projects via the LiveChic.ca online shop/lab. Here, students actively contribute to the store's online presence, crafting impactful blogs, social media content, and emails. Beyond academia, Jennifer spearheads her "Beige but never Boring" business, Lofthouse Living, a Lifestyle Bricks & Clicks store.  Jennifer is married to her partner Jesse, together they have two kiddos that keep them very busy

 

 

MEET: SARAH VAN DE KLIPPE

Sarah is the Live Chic Field Coach, overseeing all shop operations and mentoring students during their practicum shifts. Sarah ensures students apply their learned skills in a real-world setting at Live Chic. When not fulfilling her role as the Live Chic Field Coach, Sarah enjoys spending time at home with her partner, Elija, and their charming golden retriever, Honey. A passionate artist at heart, Sarah operates her own business, selling handcrafted greeting cards at local markets and wholesaling to Ontario's small business community.

 

MEET: LINDA JENKIN 

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