Carla recognized her passion and talent for everything beauty-related at an early age, and began her career in the salon industry during high school. With over 10 years of being a licensed cosmetologist, she enjoys being involved in all aspects of the business, from attending continuing education to lending a creative hand. In 2014 she graduated from Lewis University and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She draws on the excellent organizational practices she gained in college and strives to apply those high standards to the salon. Carla is dedicated to delivering superb customer service to each guest and wants their experience with Versed as stress free and enjoyable as possible. As Salon Coordinator, she provides leadership and direction to assure that organizational standards and policies are maintained and has a deep admiration for the others she works with, and loves to see their careers grow. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to work with an exceptional team, and make people feel great every day.
Amber and Holly are currently enrolled in the Versed Salon training program which enables them to immerse themselves in our culture while gaining the practical knowledge and technical skills that will set them apart. The Versed Salon Training program was developed to bring assistants to an exceptional level of artistry, appropriate for modern salon work. Each salon assistant is an important piece to the success of the salon and are an integral part of creating the warm caring environment that Versed Salon embodies. Our assistants emerge from the high-caliber program equipped with the technical skills they need to execute advanced styles, cuts and colors with confidence.
Creative, versatile, and passionate about her craft, Dana is one of the most in-demand hair stylists at Versed. With over 15 years as a stylist, she specializes in color, cutting, and styling. Dana is certified in performing both tape and fusion extensions by Tony O’Disho and Hot Head extensions. She takes great pride in her continuing education and learning new trends including the Kevin Murphy advanced cutting class, and loves passing along her knowledge to the new talent in our salon. Her continuing education has given her the opportunity to travel the nation, including San Diego where she received her certificate for Foundations 2 at the Eufora Academy. Dana’s attention to detail, superb technique, and natural skill in crafting classic hairstyles have allowed her to excel in her field and build a faithful following.
Women’s Haircut-$70 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Over the past 6 years Matt has developed the ability to design styles that not only reflect classic and current trends, but are also easy to manage on a daily basis. He specializes in color formulations, highlights, corrective coloring, and precision cuts for men and women. Matt also loves creating formal up-dos for weddings, proms, and other special occasions. Matt is very involved in the Versed salon training program helping assistants to improve their color, cutting, and finishing skills. Using his expertise, he teaches advanced men's cuts, fades, graphics along with women's pixie haircuts, and formal style workshops. He is continually furthering his education to enhance his craft and passion for the industry. He views his guests as a blank canvas, and being the true artist he is, brings life into that canvas, creating one beautiful masterpiece after another.
Women’s Haircut-$55 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Loren started in the industry as a spa coordinator, massage therapist, and make-up artist. As her career evolved she chose to focus on her artistry and has been doing so for about 9 years. She specializes in eyebrow shaping and make-up artistry, and has received her certifications for advanced brow shaping and advanced air-brush make-up application. She has created looks for countless blushing brides, parties, formal events including black tie, high school proms, and senior portraits and works with numerous professional photographers. Loren has always had a passion for the arts and is a creator who loves being able to tap into her creativity. She feels honored to make her guests look beautiful, and most importantly comfortable and confident in their own skin.
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One of the founders of Versed Salon, Annika dreamed of creating an environment where artists could work together as a team to deliver an exceptional experience to each guest. In 2013 her dreams became reality with the opening of Versed. As Director, she brings over 20 years of key experience to her role from prior positions in customer service and client relations. She is responsible for leading and supervising the team, and is very involved in every aspect of the business. She is in charge of maintaining the reputation Versed has for delivering incomparable customer service as well as putting emphasis on the importance of company culture, and the growth of its artist. Through new, targeted, innovative education techniques and learning experiences, she aims to help raise horizons and fill a growing niche in today’s beauty industry. Her favorite thing about working at Versed is how the team is genuinely interested in taking care of each guest as well as one another and making them better today than yesterday.
Molly has been thriving in the industry for over three years. After cosmetology school, she joined the Versed team and immediately shined in the advanced training program. She has an eye for color and balance of tone, and is well versed in a range of techniques. Molly has devoted much of her time to continuing education and realizes the importance of sharing that knowledge with not only her peers but her guests as well. Molly loves making everyone in her chair feel beautiful and ensures that her guest know how to maintain their new style at home. She loves the versatility this industry has to offer and excels in anything from classic and natural styles to bold and adventurous.
Women's Haircut- $40 Men's Haircut- $30
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Rebecca has 12 years of experience as a hairdresser. As a balayage-certified colorist, she uses her keen eye and creative ability to craft unique looks tailored to each client’s style and personality. Her other passions include women’s precision cutting and delivering top notch customer service. Other certifications she has received include hair extensions from Hot Heads and color theory from Pravana Vivids. She has had hands-on training with some of the most renowned platform artists including Phillip Wilson, Julie DeLuca Cross, Mirza Batanovic and Tony Ricci. Rebecca is currently head of the Versed Salon Apprentice Training Program, where her responsibilities include teaching advanced cut, color, and all things hairdressing. She is confident in her abilities and passionate about learning the newest techniques to keep her clients fashionable.
Women’s Haircut-$65 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Craig and Cathy Morrison
All of our dreams came true because Cathy and Craig believed in us with full faith and without hesitation. Their unquestionable love for our team has made it possible for us to show up and do something we love every day, as opposed to going to a job. While we lost Cathy in 2014, her spirit and laughter live on in all of us. Craig is an intricate part of what makes Versed Salon the success it is today. We are forever grateful for all that they have done and continue to do.
Kristen joined the salon industry 5 years ago and has built a loyal guest list at Versed through her innate talent and exceptional service. She is currently a Hot Heads-certified hair extensions specialist, specializing in both tape and fusion hair extensions. She has participated the Eufora Foundations advanced cutting course and has been selected to attend the Foundations 2 class. She draws from her continuing education and training to create innovative, sophisticated looks with a fresh and playful edge. She believes that every guest deserves to feel beautiful. With her expertise and top quality hair, Kristen performs extension applications that can offer clients a brand new look.
Women’s Haircut-$50 Men’s Haircut-$30
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For over 10 years Renee has been exploring the hair and beauty industry, attempting to experience all it has to offer. In this time, she spent 3 years as an educator teaching new product lines and techniques for styling and treating hair. Through that experience she was fortunate to be able to educate stylists in salons as well as attend shows and courses throughout the Midwest, Canada and Italy. As an educator, Renee received numerous honors and awards from Professional Salon Concepts. She recognizes how much continuing education has impacted her career, learning men’s cutting from Jay Fatas and color theory from Martha Peterson. She is also certified in tape extensions from Hot Heads. She loves style, fashion, and wellness, and is truly passionate about the individuality of her guests and wants them to look and feel amazing, beautiful and sexy.
Women’s Haircut-$55 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Darbie inherited her passion for the beauty industry as a child while sweeping hair at her sisters salon. Today she brings nearly 12 years’ experience to Versed, and has received advanced training from world renowned platform artists and educators, attending the Kuene International Academy in Atlanta and the Eufora Academy in San Diego. Over the years she has taken her passion for learning to the next level, becoming an educator herself for companies including Gage for Men, and Hot Heads. As an extension-specialist, Darbie attended the Hot Heads Educational Seminar in Fort Lauderdale and became a Hot Heads Artistry educator. She is certified to teach Concept, Pro, and Artistry and was awarded Premier Beauty Educator of the Month in April 2016. Along with extensions, Darbie specializes in custom colors, blonde bombshells, and finishing/blow-outs. She loves having the ability to transform people’s lives, creating a look that is unique for every client and finds inspiration in all facets of life including music, nature and art.
Women’s Haircut-$55 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Before becoming a stylist, Kacey received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business. She then went on to pursue her life-long aspirations in the world of hair and beauty. After graduating from Paul Mitchell, Kacey had the opportunity here at Versed over the past year, to assist and learn from top stylists where she refined her skills and learned advanced techniques. She constantly is continuing her education. Kacey places high value on listening to her clients, understanding their needs and respecting their hair. Her guests happiness is of the utmost importance and she will go above and beyond to ensure complete satisfaction. With her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail, you are sure to be pleased with the experience as well as the end result! Some of her specialties include braiding and formal styles.
Women's Haircut- $40 Men's Haircut-$30
Ryan has been in the industry for 15 years and his specialties include men’s cutting, barbering, tapers and fades but also has a passion for women’s cut and color. He traveled the Midwest as an Artistic Educator for Profound Beauty and also spent a few years as a Platform Artist for Bioionic, performing at America’s Beauty Show each year in Chicago. Ryan had the opportunity to shadow several mentors in high-caliber settings, including editorial spreads, photo shoots, and New York Fashion Week events—from which he has developed an admirable work ethic, and drawn inspiration to create his own artistic vision. He spent additional time in New York with Yves Durif learning precision bobs and cutting and has also has attended editorial hair styling classes with Vivian Mackinder. As an artist Ryan couldn’t imagine himself doing anything else career wise, he feels blessed to be able to express his creativity every day.
Women’s Haircut-$70 Men’s Haircut-$35
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