CAMILLE RENEE | EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Camille Renee is a multi-disciplinary creative and the visionary behind Des Moines Fashion Week. While her photography and design work has taken her all around the globe to New York, Los Angeles, and even Paris, her home is in Des Moines which is why she's so excited to launch the city's second annual DSM Fashion Week. When Camille isn't busy overseeing fashion productions and working on branding projects at ishgirl Creative . You might also find her singing along to her favorite jazz songs or enjoying a sweet cocktail with a few good friends.
ANJA MASLAN | BUSINESS & COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
KATE WALZ | DIRECTOR OF DESIGNER'S SELECTION
Kate Walz has been creating clothing since the age of 8, and has continued to grow and evolve since then. By the age of twelve, Kate had begun selling her clothing in a local boutique in her hometown of Omaha Nebraska. Since then, Kate’s pieces have appeared in over 40 fashion shows around the U.S, and represented The United States of America in the first fashion show on the Eiffel Tower in 2014. In 2016 she became the Lead Designer of Querencia Studio, creating sustainably driven high end street wear. Her work has been featured in Women's Wear Daily, Elle Italia, and Harper's Bazaar Vietnam, as was recently chosen to attend UNLEASH in Copenhagen where innovators from all of the world to work towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and she will focus on sustainable production and consumption within the fashion industry.
Kate is entering her junior year at the Parsons School of Design and is taking a semester abroad this fall to study at Central Saint Martins in London. She currently resides in
Brooklyn, New York.
LAUREN FARRELL | MODEL & BEAUTY COORDINATOR