Ciera Nicole Butts, 23, is a 2012 graduate of Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Fashion Merchandising with a minor in Communications. Her knowledge, talent, and her passion for fashion, has led her to positions with ROCHE in New York City as the Production Coordinator of New York Fashion Shows. In addition, she had the opportunity to intern with IMG - Fashion Events as the Public Relations and Marketing Intern. There she was given the opportunity to assist on all tasks of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Public Relations and Marketing office and managed the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Press and Industry list. Closer to home, Ciera has worked as an Event Coordinator for Roberts' Fashion Events and currently is employed by BCBG Max Azria while freelancing in public relations and event management.