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.
With more than 12 years of industry experience, principal stylist Jen has an artistic passion for cutting, coloring, blowouts and formal styling. Finding motivation in making each and every guest look and feel their best, she is inspired by current hairstyles and trends. Jen enjoys hiking, biking and snapping pictures. Education and training: Big Sexy and Aquage creative updos; Matrix trend haircutting; Goldwell and Paul Mitchell advanced hair coloring; and Aveda technical in-salon/spa training.
Jen, Master Stylist
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.
Ed, Master Stylist
Choosing to move to NEPA from the Philadelphia area Edward choose the historic town of Tunkhannock to build his career as a stylist. He has been passionate about the beauty industry since he can remember. Having studied at the Tony and Guy Academy in Ambler PA., he learned cutting and coloring skills through Vidal Sasson and TIGI. Ed also has extensive experienced in many different color lines, including Brazilian Blowout Certification, Matrix, Wella, Revlon, and Aveda Technical Salon/Spa training, but he is absolutely in love with the Pure Tones and shine from the Aveda Color Archives. Ed has been at Morrison Salon for about 4 years, loving all areas of the salon he specializes in Aveda Color and Hair-cutting. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his husband and their 2 dogs. He also enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time at the Lake. He is dedicated to making sure everyone in his chair feels as amazing as they possibly can and will tell you that is his favorite part of the job.
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.
Tiffany, Principle Stylist
With 17 years of salon industry experience, Tiffany's passions are cutting and coloring. She feels being a hair artist allows her the freedom to be creative as well as to make each guest feel and look beautiful.
Education and training: Paul Mitchell, Goldwell, Keune, Scruples, Joico, Kenra, and Redken color lines, as well as Aveda technical Salon/Spa training. She loves that Aveda is a pioneer in holistic beauty as well as Cruelty Free. Although originally from New England, Tiffany has spent some time in Jacksonville, FL and Asheville, NC and now resides in the area with her husband and dogs. In her free time, she enjoys getting out in nature, photography, crafts, cooking, gardening, and most of all spending time with her husband and three dogs.