Meet Our Staff

Master

JoeAnn

- Master II Stylist

Education: Northwest College of Hair Design, Graduated with Honors, 5+ years of continued AVEDA Education.  

Specialties: Thick, curly and textured hair  

Hobbies: Adventures with my three kids 

Fun Fact: Fueled by caffeine and sarcasm 

From: Oregonian for 24 years

Jordan

- Master II Stylist

Education: AVEDA Institute in Minneapolis / AVEDA‚Äôs Pure-fessional training / Systems and Solutions / Beyond Balayage  

Specialties: Dimensional blonding / balayage / ombre 

Hobbies: Reading, rollerskating and emboridery 

Fun Fact: I'm a murderino #SSDGM 

From: Austin, TX

Desiree

- Master II Stylist / Facial Waxing

Education: Northwest College of Hair Design Top in Class / Beyond Balayage / Hair Color Systems and Solutions / Product Knowledge / Deep 

Specialties: Curly cuts, colors . . .balayage 

Hobbies: Kayaking, hiking and playing with my grandkids 
 
Fun Fact: I have 7 grandkids and 2 dogs 

From: N.E. Portland, lived in Hillsboro for the last 34 years and raised my daughters here! 

Senior

Jessica

- Senior Stylist

Education: Lytles Beauty College / Advanced education through Aveda Institute 

Specialties: Formal Styling / Blondes / Curly Hair 
 
Hobbies: Board Games / Playing with my kid 

Fun Fact: I collect hot sauce 

From: Petaluma, CA

Junior

Cory

- Junior Stylist

Education: Phagans Cosetology / Schwartzkopf / Redken / Paul Mitchell / Advanced cutting 

Specialties: Cutting, coloring, facial waxing and makeup 

Hobbies: Singing / drawing / painting and gaming 
 
Fun Fact: I like astrology and numerology 
 
From: Beaverton, OR

Olivia

- Junior Stylist

Education: Paul Mitchell the school 

Hobbies: Playing with my dogs and crocheting 
 
Fun Fact: I'm a licensed journeyman electrician 
 
From: Virgina

Sami

- Junior Stylist

Education: Phagans School Of Hair Design / Educator with Aveda and Redken 

Specialties: Fine hair and Short hair design are my specialties along with natural looking color and highlights.  

Hobbies: Cooking / Outdoors / Travel 
 
Fun Fact: I'm a huge true crime fan 
 
From: Portland Native

Alexa

- Junior Stylist

Education:  Graduated in '07 / Licensed in 3 different states / Master Education with Goldwell and Redken

Specialties:  Curly Hair / Ombre / Balayage

Hobbies:  Gardening / Woodworking / Cooking

Fun Fact:  I am left handed

From:  Idaho and Arizona

Katherine

- Junior Stylist

Education: Aveda / Redken / Sebastian / Jingles of London 

Specialties: Cutting / Styling 

Hobbies: Cooking / Acrylic Paint / Making Jewelry 
 
Fun Fact: Not good with computers:) 
 
From: Scottsdale, Arizona

Elise

- Junior Stylist

Education: Rowan-Cabarrus College / Advanced Education Classes through AVEDA i.e. Color with Ian Michael Black, Cutting with Dusty Rhode 

Specialties: Balayage / Highlights Hobbies: Hiking / Collecting crystals / Farmer's Market 
 
Fun Fact: Took a road trip with my boyfriend and 2 pups to move here from the East Coast. 
 
From: Everywhere:) Born in Japan, grew up in Hawaii, just moved here from North Carolina

Spa

Susan

- Esthetician / Senior Stylist

Education: Graduated cosmetology school in 1994 / Continuing Education with Dermalogica / Kar Che Institute 
 
Specialties: Facials / Waxing Especially Brazilians / Color 

Hobbies: Intergrading my knowledge of herbs and crystal into my cooking and lifestyle / Horses / Gardening 

Fun Fact: I am in the process of studying to become a Master Reiki 
 
From: The beautiful Northwest USA

Alondra

- Nail Technician

Education: NW Beauty College
  
Specialties: Nail art and all things nails 
 
Hobbies: Writing and painting 

Fun Fact: I love Dutch Bros 

From: Fresno, California

Karyn

- Massage Therapist

Education: East West College of Healing Arts / Stress-Fix Massage / AVEDA Body Wraps / Hot Stone / Aromatherapy / Reflexology / 
 
Specialties: Relaxing and therapeutic massage / Swedish / Deep Tissue / Pre-Natal 
 
Hobbies: Painting, quilting and cosplay 
 
Fun Fact: A deep and abiding love for all things geeky!!! 

From: Born in Fargo, ND and raised in Hillsboro, OR

Guest Relations

Mikian

- Front Desk Lead 

Education: Psychology Undergrad @ University of Washington 
 
Specialties: Front Desk Maestro  
Hobbies: Dancing, Astrology, psychology, party planning and hosting, hanging out with my best friend (my husband) 

Fun Fact: Obsessed with Reality TV i.e. Big Brother, Survivor, Real Housewives 

From: Reno, Nevada 

Kai

- Guest Relations

Education: Aveda Institut Austin, TX / People to People International Student Specialties: Communication and task work Hobbies: Writing, binge watching and hiking Fun Fact: I have two rats named Bohemian and Rapsody From: Austin, Texas

Zayne

- Guest Relations

Education: Aveda Institute of Portland 
 
Specialties: Color / Love Aveda / Guest Relations 
 
Hobbies: Love working in my yard / camping / traveling 
 
Fun Fact: I have two mini Dachshunds, Lola and Portia 

From: Junction City, Oregon

Alesia

- Guest Relations

Education: My Aveda / Elemental Nature Skincare / Various College Degrees 

Specialties: Front desk extraordinaire, mini facials 

Hobbies: Reading, baking and singing 
 
Fun Fact: I know at least 1 quote from every movie I've seen. 

From: Wisconsin, Rhinelander / Tigerton