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Lynne Jeannette Greene, American Fashion designer. Avocations: skiing, aerobics, sketching, portraiture, creative cooking. F C. Active participant Montville Soccer Assn, 1972-1988, fund drives for American Heart Association, Cancer Inc. Member The Fashion Group.

Background

Greene, Lynne Jeannette was born on August 27, 1938 in Albany, New York, United States. Daughter of Zebulon Stevens and Helen Matilde (Maier) Robbins.

Education

Student, Goucher College, 1956-1957; Bachelor with honors, Parsons School Design, 1960.

Career

Assistant designer, Haymaker Sportswear (David Crystal), New York City, 1959-1961; designer, Craig Craely Sportswear and Dresses, New York City, 1961-1963; designer, Flair Lingerie, New York City, 1964-1966; designer, owner, Kaleidoscope Lingerie, New York City, 1966-1967; head designer, Contessa/Monique/Fisher Lingerie, New York City, 1967-1971; creative director, Eye of the Peacock Sportswear, New Jersey, 1968-1972; head designer, owner, Lynne Greene Designs Retail, Montclair, New Jersey, 1972-1974; designer, president, Little Greene Apples Inc., Montville, New Jersey, since 1971; designer, director marketing, Lady Lynne Lingerie, Guy Laroche Lingerie, New York City, 1973-1993; designer, director marketing, Val Mode by Lynne Greene, New York City, 1993-1997; vice president design and merchandising, The Intapp Group/Go Figure, New York City, 1997-1999. Lingerie critic Pratt Institute, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Avocations: skiing, aerobics, sketching, portraiture, creative cooking. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field. Illustrator books, pamphlets in fashion and packaging fields. Commercial artist and illustrator Home & Office Design.

Membership

Active participant Montville Soccer Assn, 1972-1988, fund drives for American Heart Association, Cancer Inc., March of Dimes, Special Olympics, creator of Share Educated by the Book, 2000. Member of Powerful You! Women's Executive Network, The Fashion Group, 200 Club New Jersey, Kiwanis (president 2004-2005, Kiwanian of Year 2002-2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sketching, portraiture, cooking, sewing, painting.

Connections

Married Stanley E. Greene, January 31, 1962 (deceased June 27, 1987). 1 child, Stuart Nathaniel. Married Michael Alan Karlan, September 29, 1991.

father:
Zebulon Stevens Robbins

mother:
Helen Matilde (Maier) Robbins

spouses:
Stanley E. Greene

Michael Alan Karlan

child:
Stuart Nathaniel Greene