São Paulo Fashion Week Planning Board Board of Directors

The largest, most notable fashion event of the Latin American world is rapidly approaching. As fashion designers, investors, vendors, entrepreneurs, and promoters you are all integral members of the planning and execution of the biggest event in Brazilian and Latin American fashion. The Fashion Rio- Rio De Janeiro Fashion Week Planning Board is tasked with the important role of creating the ideal event for designers to bring their creative visions to the runway. From finding a venue to securing donors and designers, every step of the planning of Fashion Rio- Rio De Janeiro Fashion Week is up to you. Will you rise to the task or will you be the cause of a Latin American fashion disaster?


Position Papers

Position papers are not required for the São Paulo Fashion Week Planning Board Board of Directors.

Rachel Pederson
Director General

Rachel is a rising junior studying International Relations with a focus on Environmental Studies and French at American University. She is originally from Edina, Minnesota where she was very active on her high school’s Model UN team. She is a new member of the Lambda Eta chapter of Sigma Kappa Sorority, a swim instructor for kids and dog walker. Outside of school and work, Rachel loves talking about sharks, Minnesota, Kevin Durant and music. She served as a Crisis Analyst for the French Cabinet for AmeriMUNC V, Director of Simulations for WIRC VI and Crisis Director for the Philippines National Police during AmeriMUNC VI. She is beyond excited to be serving on this years Secretariat and cannot wait for February.

Jack Quinn
Simulation Director

Jack is a rising junior in the American University School of Public Affairs pursuing a major in Communications, Law, Economics, and Government (CLEG). He is from the city of Chicago, Illinois, where he participated in Model UN throughout high school, including two years as a head delegate. Jack is currently a member of the AU Model United Nations team and is looking forward to serving as Simulation Director for the second year in a row. In his free time, Jack enjoys studying history, following Chicago sports teams, and watching Game of Thrones seasons on repeat. Jack is excited for an amazing conference and is looking forward to welcoming delegates to AmeriMUNC VII!