Dr. Courtney A. Hammonds is the Academic Program Director over the Fashion Department at The Art Institute of Atlanta. Previously, Hammonds served as Fashion Coordinator at the Art Institute of Decatur for six years, where he was responsible for attracting, retaining and developing the creative talent within the portfolio of students. Under his direction, the department was repositioned as the indisputable leader in fashion retail and fashion design education in the southeast and as one of only a handful of leading programs in the south.
Prior to his career with the Art Institute, he served as the Assistant Human Resource Manager at Neiman Marcus (Atlanta, Georgia), former business partner of URUP Designs luxury women’s boutique (Atlanta, Georgia and Nassau, Bahamas) and Special Education specialist with the Muscogee County and Newton County school
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