Corporate Sales Strategist and Media Relations Specialist
Larissa graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Apparel and Textiles, specializing in Apparel Marketing with a minor in Business Administration and Leadership Studies. While attending K-State, she co-wrote weekly fashion articles for the Kansas State Collegian and was involved in AMDA and the Fair Trade Organization as Fashion Show Coordinator. Larissa attended the Apparel and Textile Study Tour in New York City where she discovered her love for the Big Apple, which led her to her internship at Seventeen Magazine as a Fashion Market and Sittings Intern. She also interned for a Showroom at Dallas Market Center and with the Buying and Visual Merchandising departments at Buckle.
After graduating, Larissa went on to work for Buckle as an Assistant Buyer for women's denim and accessories. She then moved to Kansas City where she continued with Buckle as a Corporate Visual Merchandising Strategist. Her experiences have led her to her current position as a Corporate Sales Strategist and Media Relations Specialist. Larissa supports many facets of the sales team company wide, coordinates in-store events with vendors and communicates with media outlets informing them of Buckle.