Mika Pryor

Professional Profile

Mika graduated from the University of Kentucky in 98 with a B.S. in Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles. She went on to work in the apparel industry in sourcing at The J. Peterman Company and then later at Express. She also worked as a buyer for Abercrombie and Fitch.

In 2003 she returned to the University of Kentucky to pursue her Masters degree in Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles with a focus on sourcing and manufacturing. After completing her M.S., Mika moved to Europe for several years where she lived in Germany and England.

Course Instruction
  • MAT 114: Introduction to Retailing
  • MAT 120: Textiles for Consumers
  • MAT 237: Aesthetics in Merchandising
  • MAT 247: Dress and Culture (online)
  • MAT 340: Pre-Internship Seminar
  • RTM 359: Human Resource Management
  • Sourcing in the Apparel Industry


M.S. University of Kentucky, Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles

B.S. University of Kentucky, Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles

Areas of Interest