lyce Parsons AICI CIP CET CIHM
Alyce Parsons is an international leader in the image consulting profession for over 32 years. As the foremost creator of image consulting systems, Alyce is a highly sought-after international speaker, trainer and author.
Inspired by a vision of image consulting as a force for transformation that advances the inherent potential of individuals, businesses and organizations, her original systems in proportion, style and holistic image consulting have confirmed her status as a trailblazer and visionary.
With a professional background in education both as a high school teacher and lifetime-accredited community college instructor, she holds certifications as an Enneagram teacher and Intuitive Healer and Mentor. Among her many industry accomplishments and accolades, she is a founding member and co-director of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI). She served two terms as president of the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of AICI, and is the recipient of the prestigious Award of Excellence for Innovation, the Image Industry Pioneer Award and the IMMIE Award for excellence in Education.
Alyce Parson's has trained image consultants in the U.S., Canada and Australia, offering Continuing Education Units through training programs and AICI related events. She has consulted with organizations as diverse as Nordstrom, Canyon Ranch Health Resorts, the American Heart Association and Junior League. This style leader is frequently in the media and has been featured on a national videos, numerous TV and radio programs as well as in countless print articles.
Universal Style Associates
Director of Operations
Dawn became Director of Operations at Universal Style International in the beginning of 2016. She is a graduate of the Conselle Institute of Image Management, a charter member of The Expressive Image Therapy Association and a member of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI). Dawn has over 15 years of corporate training and development.
Carol Ann Lyons
She is an award-winning professional writer, editor, video producer, accredited retail marketing expert and special friend, whom Alyce Parsons met in 2002 dyring Alyce's second presidential term with the Bay Area Chaper of AICI, where she served on the boared as VP/Marketing. Our first style collaboration was on the workbook, Getting to Y.E.S. (Your Essential Style): Finding Your Hidden Resource to Maximize Personal and Professional Success (2004). Carol Ann is no stranger in the fields of publishing and marketing, she conributed her taletnts to ensure a book that is beautifully written, designed and insipred. Carol Ann is co-founder of MillerMania , a video production/marketing company, based in Camino, CA.
Mimi Dorsey MBA AICI CIP
Mimi Dorsey is an Image Consultant based in Southern California. Her company Unique Image Design Consulting provides complete appearance, style, and wardrobe services to individuals and business seminars on a range of image related topics for companies and organizations.She is an associate trainer in the Universal Style System, and collaborated on the StyleSource text.
Mimi has been awarded the Certified Image Professional (CIP) designation by the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI). She is currently the Vice President, Marketing for the Southern California Chapter, and served a prior term as Vice-President, Member Communications. In 2007, she received the So Cal Chapter Member of the Year award for service to the organization.She holds a Masters of Business Administration Degree, as well as an undergraduate degree in English Literature and Theater Performance from Cal State University Bakersfield. Prior to her image consulting career, Mimi worked for twelve years in marketing at an import/export firm, working with a number of international businesses