Owner, Master Stylist
Kim, owner Master Stylist
Aveda Spa Services
(casual team member)
Kim, Owner and Master Stylist
Morrison Salon and Spa's owner, master stylist Kim, has been in the hair business for more than 30 years - most as either salon manager or owner. Recently celebrating her 15th anniversary as owner of Upper Cuts Hair Studio, and now joining the Aveda family as Morrison Salon and Spa, the areas only Aveda Concept Salon. She believes that guests deserve the highest level of service that both she and her team can provide. Finding it both professionally and personally rewarding to mentor new stylists, she instills the importance of continuing education and guest service satisfaction. Kim enjoys spending time with her three grandchildren, history, gardening, painting, quilting, reading, and hiking with her beloved Husky, Sawyer. Education and training: Brazilian Blowout Certified. Vidal Sassoon symmetrical cutting; Martin Parsons formal styles Paul Mitchell cutting; Nick Arrojo Ombre and razor techniques; Beth Minardi color; Joico color; Matrix color and blowout training; Tressa upstyle training; Douglas Overfield barbering technique class; Aveda technical in-salon/spa training.
Hope, Principal Stylist
Making people feel better about themselves is rewarding, and it's what Hope appreciates most as a beauty industry professional. Enjoying all facets of her position as principal stylist, she also offers her guests custom color as an airbrush tanning technician. Hope enjoys spending time with her children, attending concerts, visiting amusement parks and spending time outdoors. Education and training: Brazilian Blowout Certified. Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy; Joico color; Beth Minardi color; Raylon dry cutting and texturizing; Nick Arrojo Master of Beauty class; Tressa up-style training; Douglas Overfield barbering technique class; Aveda technical in-salon/spa training; Norvell certified sunless tanning technician.
Heather P, Massage Therapist
Choosing a career path that promotes relaxation and imparts a sense of general well-being, Heather chose the Scranton Campus of the Fortis Institute for her education, where she studied not only massage fundamentals but also pathology, anatomy, physiology and kinesiology. Born in Waywatosa, Wisconsin, Heather moved to Tunkhannock as a child of 5-years-old, and continues to live locally with her three children. Education and training: Fortis Institute, Scranton Campus; CPR trained and certified; and Aveda technical in-salon/spa training. She is also a certified Norvell Sunless tanning technician.
Dakota, Senior Stylist
Dakota is always looking to advance herself through education. She attended SCCTC for cosmetology. Having worked in the industry for two years, she decided to return to SCCTC to pursue her degree in Massage Therapy. Dakota is certified in microdermabrasion and glycolic treatments. Dakota is also a member of the National Technical Honor Society. Making guests feel great is what she strives for. Dakota is now a busy mom, who fills in as a casual employee, helping with weddings and and filling in for vacationing team members.
Maddy, Senior Stylist
Helping guests feel and look their best is Maddy's passion. Maddy attended SCCTC and joined Morrison Salon and Spa in 2018. Maddy enjoys working in the industry and especially working with and living the Aveda Mission. Maddy is always looking to improve her skills through continuing education. Maddy is certified in Microdermabrasion Brazilian Blowout Certified and
Glycolic peels. Maddy enjoys all aspects of the industry, including spa services and hair services, and loves the Aveda color line "for it's shine, and the fact that it is plant derived". Time outside the salon, Maddy enjoys spending time with her family and dog.