Cemre Ruban is from Istanbul, Turkey. She is currently studying Textile Engineering at Marmara University in İstanbul. As a Textile Engineering student, she is learning about the fields of sustainability, supply chain traceability, and technical textiles, and is completing research which she then documents in her blog, textilejourney.com. She also shares kinder and more sustainable ways to live that are better for the textile industry. Her dream is to bring technology and textiles together, and cultivate a more sustainable fashion industry. Cemre is looking forward to working with FTA, getting to know new people, and making the concept of sustainability in fashion more comprehensible and accessible.