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Debera Johnson

Executive Director at Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator


Debera Johnson is a serial entrepreneur in an academic setting. She was Chair of the Industrial Design program when she founded the Pratt Design Incubator in 2002 which has recently been reframed as the Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator. She also founded the Pratt Center for Sustainable Design Strategies and leads Pratt's commitment to ensure all of its graduates have an understanding of the environmental and ethical consequences of their work as designers, artists and architects.