Atelier Artist – Atelier Studio
Joined Atelier: October 2013
Education: San Jose City College Cosmetology, Roger Williams University
Previous Job(s): English Teacher, Waitress
Hometown: Springfield, MA. I have also lived in Rhode Island and Key West, FL.
Why I decided to become a stylist: I’ve wanted to be a hairstylist since high school, but was pressured by family to go to college and pursue a different career. I finally went to beauty school at age 31.
My favorite thing about my work: Is getting to transform the way a person looks so that they’re happy and feel good about themselves.
Other hobbies and talents: Competitive distance running.
A skill I have that I don’t use enough: Makeup artistry
My worst hair phase: In college, I was a double process blonde.
The most daring thing I’ve ever done: Registering for my first marathon in 2012