Staff

Management

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Greg Hazelton, Owner & Master Stylist
 Owner and Master Stylist
Licensed: 1977
Joined Salon: 1984
Specialties: Hair Cutting
Training:
Regional Aveda Educator
Aveda Purefessional-Haircutting
Vidal Sassoon London Academy
Aveda London Academy
TSA Member
Secret to Success:
I enjoy my work.
Karen Hazelton, Owner & Master Stylist
Owner and Master Stylist
Licensed: 1974
Joined Salon: 1974
Specialties: Haircutting, Hair Color, Brazilian Keratin Treatments, Permanent Waving, Color, etc. – All Hair Services
Training:
Extensive Training both in USA & Abroad:
Haircutting:
Vidal Sassoon – London, England
Brian Drum – Edinborough, Scotland
Anthony Mascola
Michael Victor/Robin Barker – Toronto, Canada
Aveda Permanent Wave Professional (2 yrs)
David Adams
Aveda London Academy (hair color)
John Dellaria – New York
*Backstage hair/wig work for Broadway Productions as well as local productions
Former Aveda Perm Purefessional
Bumble & Bumble – New York
La Coupe – Montreal
Don & Jamison Shaw – Atlanta
American Crew Menswork

Secret to Success:
I absolutely love doing hair…still. All aspects – making guests happy and solving their challenges, helping them feel and look beautiful. Love executing good clean haircuts, creating avant garde – one of my favorites! This business is so exciting and stimulating, and I am blessed to work with this amazing team of people – day in and day out, from the top rung of the ladder to the 1st rung – this team is second to none and they are inspiring to me.
Jill Gears, Manager
Manager
Licensed: 1977
Joined Salon: 1991
Training:
Aveda Business Classes
Fredric’s Business & Salon
Management Classes
Owens Community College
Aveda Retailing Class
Aveda Congress
Fredric’s/Aveda Mid-America Tours
Secret to Success:
I love people & enjoy working with numbers.
Rachel Valiquette, Booking Agent & Assistant Manager
Booking Agent & Assistant Manager
Joined Salon: 2017
Gwen Rigby, Booking Agent & Assistant Manager
Booking Agent & Assistant Manager
Joined Salon: 2018

Front Desk

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Molly Post, Booking Agent
Booking Agent
Joined Salon: 2016
Taylor Lenke, Booking Agent
Booking Agent
Joined Salon: 2021
Ariel Hansen-Pickard, Booking Agent
Booking Agent
Joined Salon: 2021
Juliana Spadafore, Booking Agent
Booking Agent
Joined Salon: 2021

Stylists

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Greg Hazelton, Master Stylist & Owner
Master Stylist and Owner Licensed: 1977 Joined Salon: 1984 Specialties: Hair Cutting Training: Regional Aveda Educator Aveda Purefessional-Haircutting Vidal Sassoon London Academy Aveda London Academy TSA Member Secret to Success: I enjoy my work.
Karen Hazelton, Master Stylist & Owner
Master Stylist and Owner Licensed: 1974 Joined Salon: 1974 Specialties: Haircutting, Hair Color, Brazilian Keratin Treatments, Permanent Waving, Color, etc. – All Hair Services Training: Extensive Training both in USA & Abroad: Haircutting: Vidal Sassoon – London, England Brian Drum – Edinborough, Scotland Anthony Mascola Michael Victor/Robin Barker – Toronto, Canada Aveda Permanent Wave Professional (2 yrs) David Adams Aveda London Academy (hair color) John Dellaria – New York *Backstage hair/wig work for Broadway Productions as well as local productions Former Aveda Perm Purefessional Bumble & Bumble – New York La Coupe – Montreal Don & Jamison Shaw – Atlanta American Crew Menswork Secret to Success: I absolutely love doing hair…still. All aspects – making guests happy and solving their challenges, helping them feel and look beautiful. Love executing good clean haircuts, creating avant garde – one of my favorites! This business is so exciting and stimulating, and I am blessed to work with this amazing team of people – day in and day out, from the top rung of the ladder to the 1st rung – this team is second to none and they are inspiring to me.
Carrie Keeler, Master Stylist & Special Color Tech 2
Master Stylist and Special Color Tech 2 Licensed: 1993 Joined Salon: 1996 Specialties: Haircutting, Styles, Updos & Color Training: Pivot Point Academy-Hair Extension Crew Menswork I Aveda Product Knowledge Hairdressing w/ Cindy Wadsworth Hairdressing w/ Vivienne Mackinder Masters Haircutting w/ Gina Derry Secret to Success: I love people, I love to make people beautiful & happy by being creative.
Michelle Tipton, Master Stylist & Special Color Tech 2
Master Stylist and Special Color Tech 2 Licensed: 2005 Joined Salon: 1999 Specialties: Haircutting Training: Performance Aveda Aveda Mid-America Aveda Master Jam Secret to Success: Enjoying my job and listening to and respecting clients.
Diana H. Delffs, Level 2 Stylist & Color Tech
Level 2 Stylist and Color Tech Licensed: 1975 Joined Salon: 2008 Specialties: Haircutting and Chemical Services – especially Color and Makeup Training: Whitmer Vocational Sebastian Bumble & Bumble AlphaParf Helix Training Men’s Hair Pieces-Cleaning, Replacing, and Trimming Bibo Cosmetics, Graham Webb Secret to Success: Listen to customers and help solve hair issues.
Nikki Richey, Master Stylist, Special Color Tech 2, Extensionist, Makeup Artist, & Stylist Educator
Master Stylist, Special Color Tech 2, Extensionist, Makeup Artist, and Stylist Educator Licensed: 2007 Joined Salon: 2007
Giselle Veller, Senior Stylist, Special Color Tech 1, Makeup Artist, & Extensionist
Senior Stylist, Special Color Tech 1, Makeup Artist, and Extensionist Licensed: 2001 Joined Salon: 2009 Specialties: Haircutting, Styling, and Extensions Training: Aveda Product Knowledge KLIX Extensions Invisible Bead Hand-Tied Extensions DreamCatchers Extensions Aveda Men’s Cutting Class Aveda Smooth Infusion Retexture Class Aveda Color/Salon Hazelton Color Tech Training Secret to Success: I love keeping up with the latest trends in the beauty industry to be able to please every client. I also enjoy a good conversation with anyone about anything and I am very friendly and eager to make my client happy.
Alison Mikolajczyk, Senior Stylist & Special Color Tech 1
Senior Stylist and Special Color Tech 1 Licensed: 2008 Joined Salon: 2010 Specialties: Haircutting & Styling Training: Douglas J. Aveda Institute Aveda Product Knowledge Aveda Trend Classes Aveda Mid-America 2010, 2014 Brazilian Blowout Certified Aveda Coach Jam 2013 Global Keratin Certified In-Salon Advanced Training Sassoon Classic Cutting Techniques American Crew Men’s Cutting and Styling Secret to Success: I’ve had a passion for this industry since I can remember. I love Aveda and everything they stand for, from their products to their never ending passion for this earth. I strive to make my clients feel comfortable from the moment they enter the glass door of the salon, to the time they leave with a look they truly enjoy. I have a modern, edgy flair to my work and love to make people feel excited about their appearance. I love to work with people and help make their experience here at Salon Hazelton a pleasurable one.
Sarah Sandford, Level 2 Stylist, & Special Color Tech 1
Level 2 Stylist, and Special Color Tech 1 Licensed: 2010 Joined Salon: 2010 Training: Douglas J. Aveda Institute Aveda Congress Artist Aveda Excellence Award In-salon Advanced Training
Rita Allen, Master Stylist & Special Color Tech 2
Master Stylist and Special Color Tech 2 Licensed: 1972 Joined Salon: 2016 Secret to Success:  I am passionate about doing hair and making people look & feel good!
Lauren Beeler, Senior Stylist, Special Color Tech 2, & Stylist Educator
Senior Stylist, Special Color Tech 2, and Stylist Educator Licensed: 2003 Joined Salon: 2014
Madalynn Cousino, Level 2 Stylist & Color Tech
 Level 2 Stylist and Color Tech Licensed: 2015 Joined Salon:  2016
Madison Longnecker, Stylist, Makeup Artist, & Lash Extensionist
Stylist, Makeup Artist, and Lash Extensionist Licensed: 2017 Joined Salon: 2018
Briana Sarrica, Stylist & Stylist's Assistant
Stylist and Stylist’s  Assistant Licensed: 2017 Joined Salon:  2019
Taylor Boulton, Colorist's Assistant
Colorist’s Assistant Licensed: 2020 Joined Salon: 2020
Amanda Tuller, Stylist's Assistant
Stylist’s Assistant Licensed: 2020 Joined Salon: 2021
Savannah Arreguin, Stylist's Assistant
Stylist’s Assistant Licensed: 2017 Joined Salon: 2021
Ariel Hansen-Pickard, Shampoo Technician & Booking Agent
Shampoo Technician and Booking Agent Joined Salon: 2021
 

Specialists

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Nicole Cascadden, Master Color Specialist & Extensionist
Master Color Specialist and Extensionist
Licensed: 2002
Joined Salon: 2002
Specialties: Hair Coloring and Extensions
Training:
Aveda Hair Coloring
DreamCatchers Extensions
Invisible Bead Hand-Tied Extensions
Klix Extensions
Platinum Seamless Extensions
Secret to Success:
I have a lot of energy and put that into everything I do.
Valerie Vandall-Mercer, Board Certified Master Color Specialist & Color Educator
Board Certified Master Color Specialist and Color Educator
Licensed: 2003
Joined Salon: 2003
Specialties: Color & Brazilian Keratin Treatments
Training:
Toledo Academy of Beauty Culture
Aveda Mid America
Aveda In-Salon Coach
Aveda Master Jam – London Academy
American Board Certified Hair Colorists
America Midwest Beauty Show
Aveda color training w/ global educators
Secret to Success:
I feel as though my communication skills have lead me to being a successful colorist. I enjoy meeting new people and giving them the color that exceeds their expectation. I stay current with trends, which allows me to offer clients different options. I take pride in my work and value every client that sits in my chair.