Kay Vosburgh-LeGrand '91, is the new President of Badgley Mischka, LLC.

Stephens College takes immense pride in announcing a momentous achievement – Stephens alumna Kay Vosburgh-LeGrand '91, has been named President of the iconic Badgley Mischka, LLC. Kay's incredible journey from the halls of Stephens to the helm of a luxury fashion powerhouse is not just a personal triumph but an inspiration for our current and future students.

Inspirational Journey: Embarking on her career with a foundation in Fashion Merchandising and Communications at Stephens, Kay has traversed the landscape of renowned brands like Charming Charlie, Calvin Klein, and Saks Fifth Avenue. Her seven-year tenure as Vice President for Licensing Development at Badgley Mischka is a testament to her unwavering commitment to excellence.

Retail Maverick from Stephens: Kay is not just a professional; she's a trailblazer in retail, known for her creativity and results-oriented approach. Her extensive experience in merchandising, product development, and brand building showcases the caliber of talent that emerges from Stephens College, making us all the more proud to call her one of our own.

Mentorship and Gratitude: In acknowledging her mentors, Mark Badgley and James Mischka, Kay reinforces the importance of mentorship. Now, as President, she's eager to share her insights with current Stephens College students, illustrating the profound impact a Stephens education can have on one's career. To connect with Kay and other Stephens alumni, join us on Stephens Connect.

Badgley Mischka's Glamorous Legacy: Badgley Mischka, synonymous with timeless elegance and red-carpet glamour, is now under the leadership of a Stephens alumna. Founded by Mark Badgley and James Mischka, the brand's legacy aligns seamlessly with the values instilled at Stephens College.

To our current students at Stephens College: Kay Vosburgh-LeGrand's journey is more than a success story – it's a call to action. As she leads Badgley Mischka into a new era, we encourage you to draw inspiration from her path, demonstrating that Stephens graduates are not just students; they are forces to be reckoned with in the world of fashion and beyond.

Photo Caption: Kay Vosburgh-LeGrand (far left) behind the scenes at Badgley Mischka Spring 2024.

Photo Credit: @badgleymischka on Instagram

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