This Columbian fashionista made her way to celebrity as a judge on Heidi Klum’s Project Runway. Prior to such an adventure, Nina made her way up the ranks in the world of Fashion, sharing her well respected sense of style all while using her uncanny ability to make the world fall in love with her smile.
Earning a Bachelor’s from Boston University and the Fashion Institute of Technology, Nina also attended Ecole Superieure de la Mode in in Paris. In the 1980’s Garcia worked in public relations at Perry Ellis. She moved to work at Mirabella, a women’s magazine published between 1989 and 2000, as Assistant Stlyist and Market Editor. Nina was slowly climbing to the heights she always dreamed of reaching. Soon an opportunity of a lifetime would present itself, Elle magazine was looking for a new Fashion Director, a position Nina acquired in the year of 2000, becoming Editor-at-Large in April 2008.
After spending thirteen years at Elle magazine, Nina made her way to Marie Claire, once again taking on the role of Fashion Director. Nina has since become a worldwide symbol of fashion, style and culture. A mother of two, author of three, and a famed Fashionista, Nina Garcia is a role model for us all.