MEET THE TEAM

Owner/Stylist

Wendy

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love helping to make people look and feel beautiful, as well as, relaxed and rejuvenated.

Favorite Product: Aveda’s Brilliant Emollient Finishing Gloss is an amazing finishing product because it gives incredible, silky shine to the hair!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Spending time with my family and friends is where you will find me when I have time off.

Management, Guest Services & Support Staff

Eliza

Operations Manager

Favorite Thing About My Job:  I enjoy providing excellent customer service and striving to make sure that our clients feel relaxed, enjoy their Serenity experience and feel absolutely wonderful!

Favorite Product:  I love the Aveda Brilliant Universal Styling Creme!  It smells wonderful, is versatile and leaves the hair soft and silky!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off?  I enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling and a fun road adventure!

Laurie

General Manager

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love the fact that Serenity is in business to “pamper” people! We live in such a fast paced society, always going in a million directions at once. When clients come to Serenity for a service or services, they are stopping for a moment to take care of themselves. I love that we are part of that!

Favorite Product: : Alterna Caviar Repair Shampoo & Conditioner are awesome for my aging, processed hair. They give me much needed moisture, without being too heavy. In addition, they also provide color hold, helping my color to last longer.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy reading, traveling, movies, concerts, sporting events…really anything that involves my family, friends and fun!

Salon Staff

Abby

Hair Designer – 1st Level & Nail Technician
2+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I am thankful for the opportunity to expand my education and I love meeting new people!

Favorite Product: I love the Aveda Botanicals because they do so many wonderful things for your hair!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy exploring and trying new things, places and foods.

Amy

Senior Creative Director – 1st Level
20+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: It is so nice to work with such amazing co-workers and clientele! I also really appreciate working at a salon with high standards, where education is expected.

Favorite Product: I have two products that I cannot live without! Aveda Phomollient™ is awesome and works well for most hair types. Aveda Air Control™ has great hold, but is also very workable.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Spending time with family, working out and going for rides on our Harley!

Aubree

Hair Designer – 1st Level & Nail Technician
3+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love being able to help my clients feel good about themselves!

Favorite Product: Alterna’s Caviar Moisture CC Cream is my favorite, because it has 10 benefits in one great product! I use it personally at home and it has done wonders for my hair!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy seeing and spending time my family and friends!

Beth

Nail Director
18+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Getting to know my clients and making them feel great about themselves!

Favorite Product: CND Shellac is the best product that I have ever worked with! It lasts two weeks and sometimes even longer for my clients.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Traveling and spending time with my family. I enjoy spending time at the lake and making wonderful memories!

Serenity Salon Spa

Courtney

Senior Creative Director
15+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love everything about what I do, but if I had to pick a favorite part I’d say I most enjoy meeting new people and being able to help them refresh their look and give them something new!

Favorite Product: I love conditioning masks or leave in conditioners! The health of my guests hair is so important to me, so a good leave in conditioner or mask is a great way to keep their hair happy and healthy!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy walking my dogs, going to the lake, or doing anything creative!

Cynthia

Hair Designer – 1st Level & Nail Technician
2+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job:  I enjoy having the opportunity to meet new people and interact with our clients.

Favorite Product:  The Alterna Caviar Moisture CC Cream is an amazing 10-in-1 multi benefit treatment.  It is wonderful!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off?  I like to spend time with my family and friends.  I also enjoy traveling and going to music festivals and concerts.

Erin

Hair Designer – 2nd Level & Nail Technician
3+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love coming to a place where everyone is so nice and helpful, as well as being able to learn so much every day.

Favorite Product: My favorite product is the Bamboo Silk Brilliance Cream because it really helps smooth the hair for a beautiful blow dry and it smells amazing!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy being active by going to the gym and running.  I also enjoy spending time with my friends and family.

Felicia

Senior Hair Designer – 2nd Level
13+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Meeting new people and getting to make clients feel better about themselves!

Favorite Product: Alterna Caviar Seasilk Oil Gel really helps to reduce frizz and add shine – love it!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Spending time with my husband and kids. I especially love hiking at the beach!

Jillian

Hair Designer – 1st Level & Nail Technician
2+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love meeting new faces and to help my clients feel confident and happy!

Favorite Product: Alterna’s Perfect Texture Hairspray, because it gives me just enough hold while also adding some texture!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Family is very important to me and I love sharing new experiences with them! I also enjoy traveling and hope to be able to do more of that in the future!

Serenity Salon Spa

Kassie

Hair Designer – 1st Level
2+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love color formulating and haircuts! I also love working with such a supportive team!

Favorite Product: My favorite product would have to be the Brazilian Blowout Ionic Bonding Spray, because it helps keep my hair nice and healthy! It helps build and repair the broken bonds as well!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy spending time with family and friends, enjoying nature, and taking yoga classes!

Kayla

Creative Director – 2nd Level
15+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I enjoy seeing clients leave happy with the way they look!

Favorite Product: I cannot choose just one product! In the Alterna Caviar line, I love the Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray because it is a great every day leave-in treatment. I also love the Aveda Nourishing Styling Cream because it works great to smooth out frizzy hair.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my family. My son Rhett keeps my husband and I busy, but also puts a permanent smile on our faces!

Kim

Creative Director – 2nd Level, Special Occasion Styling Specialist, Makeup Artist, & Apprentice Educator (Hair)
6+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love seeing the look my client makes after I finish their service!

Favorite Product: Aveda’s Fill & Fix Treatment Mask is amazing! It gives my hair the much needed moisture it needs.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy going to yoga and barre classes…anything to keep me active! I also love spending time with friends and family.

Mattie

Senior Creative Director – 2nd Level, Certified Master Color Expert & Director of Education (Hair)
20+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Working with clients and making them feel good about themselves. Helping my clients overcome the challenges they may be having with their hair.

Favorite Product: Alterna Seasilk Oil Gel is a wonderful product because it is easy to manage and gives hair hold and shine!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Painting projects, reading a great book or spending time with family.

Megan

Senior Hair Designer – 1st Level & Nail Technician
4+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: The relationships I get to form with my clients, and being able to transform someone’s entire look to enhance their beauty.

Favorite Product: Wella’s Perfect Me! It gives my hair so much shine and feels incredible!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Spending time with my family or enjoying a good book at a coffee shop!

Melissa

Creative Director – 2nd Level & Certified Master Color Expert
14+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Having a career that I love and enjoying my part in making clients feel good about themselves!

Favorite Product: Alterna Caviar Blowout Crème because it provides an effortless blowdry, leaving your hair smooth with great shine!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Volunteering at the local dog rescues, working out, going to concerts and traveling.

Nikki

Senior Hair Designer – 1st Level & Special Occasion Styling Specialist
11+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I enjoy meeting new people and helping them with their hair needs and also in simplifying their beauty routines. I love making my clients feel glamorous!

Favorite Product: The Alterna Caviar Repair Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray is the best! It is like vitamins for your hair and it protects from damage.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I am always trying new hair styles on family and friends. I help teach our apprentices when needed. I also enjoy hanging out with my family, going to the beach and reading.

Paige

Creative Director – 1st Level, Senior Nail Technician & Apprentice Educator (Hair)
5+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Making people feel beautiful!

Favorite Product: Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray because it puts vitamins in your hair and protects from heat damage.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Going to the gym and spending time with with family and friends.

Shannon

Hair Designer – 1st Level, Nail Technician, and Makeup Artist
2+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love to be able to help people feel great about themselves! 

Favorite Product: Wella’s Pearl Styler is my favorite because it help to keep a lasting stay on a blow dry style!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy pending time with with family, friends, and my sweet puppy!

Tonya

Senior Nail Technician
20+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Being able to make my clients feel happy and special!

Favorite Product: Dazzle Dry polish! They help maintain healthy nails, the formula offers a quick dry time, and they have so many wonderful colors to choose from for a worry free set of nails!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy hiking, traveling, and spending time with my family, friends, and husband! 

Yemina

Senior Creative Director – 1st Level, Nail Technician & Makeup Artist
20+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love making clients feel & look good!  I enjoy creating magic behind my chair!

Favorite Product: My favorite product is the Alterna CC Cream because it has 10 benefits; moisture, shine, smoothness, softness, UV protection, manageability, strength, anti-breakage, heat protection and light hold.  This product is amazing!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Cooking and painting are two of my favorite hobbies!  I also love spending time playing with my grandkids and traveling with my husband to discover new places and foods!

Spa Staff

Jackie

Massage Therapist
14+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: Working with my clients to help them feel amazing!  There is no greater satisfaction than seeing the results of massage.

Favorite Product: The entire Plant Therapy Essential Oils line is fabulous  because they offer high quality essential oils at an affordable price point.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I love to travel and spend time with my friends and family.

Modalities/Specialties: Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Postnatal, Therapeutic Massage, Lymphatic Massage Therapy, Integrative Foot Reflexology

Joe

Massage Therapist
10+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job:  I enjoy being able to assist in my client’s pain reduction and overall improvement of health.  Teaching self care is the best therapy!

Favorite Product: Sombra Pain Relieving Gel is wonderful!  When I am unable to receive a massage and aches begin to bother, Sombra helps tremendously until I can get back on the massage table.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off?  I usually decompress through video games, creative writing, Tai Chi and meditation.  Solitude is where I can analyze and concentrate on self improvement.  However, I also greatly enjoy spending time socializing with family and friends!

Modalities/Specialties: Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Trigger Point, Reflexology

Kim

Esthetician
10+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: My favorite thing about being an esthetician is the ability to improve my client’s skin through services and product knowledge.

Favorite Product: I really like the Pevonia Stem Cell line because it is amazing for anti-aging issues.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I enjoy walking or hiking in nature with my Goldendoodle “Brody.”

Laurie

Esthetician
17+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I enjoy meeting new people and I love to give each of my clients an amazing experience!  Seeing their reaction after a treatment is so wonderful!

Favorite Product:  My two favorite products are the Pevonia Enzymo-Spherides Peeling Cream because it exfoliates wonderfully and the Lumablanc Serum because it brightens and evens out the skin.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off?  I enjoy spending time with my daughter and two grandsons when I have time off.

Lisa

Massage Therapist
13+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love my clients! I enjoy working with so many people at different stages of their lives and getting to know them.

Favorite Product: Aveda Hand Relief™ and Aveda Foot Cream are incredibly hydrating! They revitalize and nourish your skin.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? Life is nothing without those that you love. I love spending time with my husband, children, extended family and friends!

Modalities/Specialties: Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Reflexology

Serenity Salon Spa

Nicole

Esthetician
5+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I love seeing the excitement clients get when I’m able to help them resolve their skin issues based off my product recommendation and treatment!

Favorite Product: Pevonia’s Pro Corrective Clear Control Moisturizer! It’s great for oily and acne prone skin because it helps regulate the hormones within the skin!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I love water color painting, gardening, and volunteering at Petite Tresors Rescue and Sanctuary!

Sarah

Massage Therapist
11+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: No day is ever the same.  I get to help people relax and feel better.

Favorite Product: My favorite products are Aveda Hand Relief and Aveda Foot Relief because they are both deeply nourishing, moisturizing and smell amazing!  I also love Biofreeze because it helps with muscle aches and pains.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? I like to spend time outdoors and near the water.  I also like to read, crochet, travel and spend time with family and friends.

Modalities/Specialties: Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Clinical Massage, Integrative Massage, Nurturing the Mother Fertility Massage, Nurturing the Mother Prenatal Massage, Arvigo Maya Abdominal Massage and Lymphatic Massage

Taylor

Esthetician

2+ years

Favorite Thing About My Job: My favorite thing about my job is being able to help our clients relax!

Favorite Product:  Pevonia’s Clean Refresh Foaming Oil Cleanser has to be my favorite product, because it smells amazing and helps to reduce my shine throughout the day!

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off?  In my time off, I enjoy spending it with my kids and binge watching the latest shows on Netflix!

Vanessa

Esthetician & Lash Specialist
6+ Years

Favorite Thing About My Job: I enjoy helping my clients feel confident in their skin, working on specific concerns and implementing a holistic course of action to achieve the desired results.

Favorite Product:  I love the Pevonia Micro-Retinol Essential Serum!  This product contains hyaluronic acid and Retinol which hydrates the skin, softens fine lines and evens the skin tone.  My favorite treatment is our Micro-Current Facial with LED.  This is often referred to as “the 5-minute face lift.”

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Time Off? When my husband and I have a day off together, we like to go to the park or beach with our South African Mastiffs.  I also enjoy spending time with friends, going antique shopping or watching live music.