Pamela is a designer and a seamstress with a strong interest in education. She does clothing alterations, reupholstery, and makes custom clothing by trade. Pam holds a BFA in Apparel Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology. At FIT she studied sewing, draping, patternmaking and fashion illustration. One of her favorite things to do is teach these skills. She started a nonprofit program, Waste Not, a project of Side project inc. The program teaches the true meaning of recycling through projects and discussion. Her motivation to start the program is to create positive change environmentally and socially.