Jamie has over 26 years of experience as an industry and higher education professional with 15 of those years at O’More. Prior to joining the O’More family, she worked in the areas of buying, product development, marketing, management, visual merchandising, and operations with department and speciality stores, and online retailers. She is an active member of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and the Nashville Fashion Alliance (NFA). Jamie’s top priority and passion is advising students, and setting them up for success.
Tori has been a member of the O’More family since 2004 when she started as an Interior Design student. After graduation and starting her own business, Tori returned to O’More in 2009 as an Enrollment Representative. As the Manager of Admissions, her responsibilities include establishing recruitment goals, engaging with prospective students, applicants, admits and manages the admissions processes.
Stephen Banks has over 30 years of accounting and administration experience with small private corporations to Fortune 100 companies. Stephen’s role as the Director of Operations is the oversight and management of Facilities, Human Resources and Finance of the college.
Rebecca has been an employee of O’More for seventeen years serving as an adjunct instructor, full-time assistant professor, and, now, chair. Her background includes exhibit design (both international and domestic), commercial, hospitality, and healthcare design. She studied at the Vicenza Institute of Architecture in Vicenza, Italy, while at Auburn. She is a registered interior designer and an NCIDQ* certificate holder. Rebecca is a member of IIDA* and IDEC*, where she attends annual conferences and serves the students in the School of Interior Design, focusing on advising and mentoring. She has taught a variety of courses in the curriculum and currently teaches Design Philosophy and Studio IV.
Nicole has been working with libraries and technology for the last six years and has a background in art history. In her current role at O’More, she oversees all information technologies and resources on campus, and manages both the library and the IT departments.
With seven years of previous experience in Residence Life, Emily has a strong background in higher education and enjoys working with students. As Director of Student Affairs, Emily is committed to providing support and resources designed to help O’More students succeed.
Sara has over 10 years of experience in higher education, and worked for fashion designer Alabama Chanin for over 14 years prior to coming to O’More. She works actively with prospective students and families in the Admissions office and builds relationships with current students for the purposes of retention and enrichment.
Cat grew up in Franklin, TN and was the Director of Communications and built youth programs for two Episcopal churches in Jacksonville, Florida before moving back home to start a family. She works with both incoming and current students in her current position at O’More.
Doug joined O’More’s faculty five years ago as an adjunct instructor, and most recently as a Director of Marketing. Doug brings over 30 years of design and marketing experience as a former ad agency executive creative, designing for regional and national brands to O’More. Doug left his agency to pursue his dream of designing and constructing site-specific furniture, that resides in homes and businesses throughout the South.
Jamie has worked in college administration for over 15 years, having spent the majority of that time in Residence Life. In her current role at O’More, she oversees Academic Affairs, including student learning and faculty development. Jamie also oversees the offices of the Registrar and Student Affairs.
Amy has over 26 years of higher education experience, the last 19 at O’More, having served in roles ranging from Director of Admissions and Registrar to Vice President for Student Affairs and founding Director of Development and Marketing. Amy is a trusted advisor to students, staff and faculty and an active member of the Franklin community.
After receiving a degree in Strategic Communication, Jess worked in a traditional advertising agency, a boutique design shop and as the owner of her own design firm focusing on corporate identity. Jess has served as Treasurer of the Board for the Nashville Chapter of AIGA and attends the annual How Design Conference to stay current on national and international graphic design practices.
Megan previously worked as a buyer and designer in San Diego, CA & Nashville, TN and as a stylist. She was also featured as an Emerging Designer in Nashville Fashion Week 2014. At O’More, Megan works with prospective students in Admissions and also showcases O’More’s students and culture through social media.