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Kristofer Chang Alexander

Kristofer Chang Alexander is an MS Student in the Department of Consumer Science at Purdue University.  He grew up in Aberdeen, South Dakota.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Creighton University as well as receiving his cosmetology license at Capitol School of Hairstyling & Esthetics in Omaha, Nebraska.  Kristofer worked for a couple of years in Omaha before moving to Raleigh, North Carolina to continue working as a hairstylist.  He continued honing his craft and had many opportunities of studying in New York City, Dallas, and Baltimore with some of the most talented hairstylists in the industry.  He also participated in several hairstyling & fashion photoshoots for publication where some of his work was featured on the cover of several hair magazines on the market.  To extend his interests in style & fashion, Kristofer decided to continue his education by attending graduate school at Purdue University to focus on apparel design, fashion, and textiles in the Department of Consumer Science. 

Kristofer’s areas of interest include fashion design and self-expression for non-gender conforming consumers as well as designing for transgendered women.