Jacqueline is a graduate of Michigan State University with a B.S. in Apparel and Textile design and a minor in Museum Studies and School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a M.A. in Arts Administration and Policy. She is a fashion historian who has worked at the American Textile History Museum and North Dakota State University in their historic costume and textile collections. Jacqueline's research is focused on 20th century dress — specifically minimalism in high fashion, suffragist dress, and exhibition design. She is Vice President of Technology and on the Board of Directors of the Costume Society of America.