Originally from Florence, South Carolina, Gabrielle Lynch completed her first two years of college at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as a Bachelor of Fine Arts Ballet major. She was also the recipient of the prestigious Doris Duke Scholarship at UNC. She decided transfer to Pace University in New York City to complete her undergraduate degree with a Bachelor of Business Administration.
While in school in New York, she began interning and freelancing with Calvin Klein, Cynthia Rowley, Proenza Schouler, Vera Wang and Polo Ralph Lauren. She was offered a full time position with Proenza Schouler directly out of school. After four years with the company, she moved on to do freelancing with Anna Sui, Alexander Wang and landed in the contemporary market with Ali Ro & Donna Morgan.
She has conducted sales market appointments for both domestic and international clients during New York Fashion Week and also traveled to Paris during Paris Fashion Week. She has attended trade shows in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas and Atlanta. Over the years, she has managed 300+ specialty store accounts in addition to major retailers like Bergdorf Goodman, Barneys NY, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Bloomingdales, Harvey Nichols London & Hong Kong, Amazon and Zappos.
After nearly 10 years in New York, she decided to relocate to Jacksonville, FL in 2012 to be closer to her family. In 2013, she was selected as an Industry Panelist for Jacksonville Fashion Week. She was also a member of the Fashion Group International North Florida.