Melissa Jakubauskas

Teaching Assistant



  • BS in Apparel Merchandising and Management with an option in Fashion Retailing from California State Polytechnic University

Industry Experience

  • Area Sales Manager at Macys Department Stores from 2005-2006
  • Logistics Manager at Old Navy in 2006
  • Senior Assistant Store Manager at Ann Taylor, Inc. from 2006-2008
  • Civic Engagement at Fashion Business Incorporated in Los Angeles, CA in 2005
  • Internship at textile converter at Meridian Textiles in Vernon, CA in 2004

Honors and Awards

  • Damaris Pease FCS Fellowship Fund Scholarship from Iowa State University in 2008
  • Outstanding Fashion Retail Student from Cal Poly Pomona in 2005
  • Recognition for Service as Agriculture Ambassador from Cal Poly Pomona from 2004-2005
  • Mu Kappa Tau from the Marketing Honor Society in 2004
  • Gamma Sigma Delta from the  Agricultural Honor Society in 2004


  • Jakubauskas, M. (2005). Regan, C. (in press) Apparel Product Development: A Strategy for DecisionMaking. Pearson Education. New Jersey.

Professional Affiliations

  • Textiles and Clothing Graduate Student Association

Extracurricular Activities

  • Government of the Student Body, Schilletter/University Village (SUV)