Manager & Team Trainer
Meet Chelsea, a rare native Portlander. Her eclectic spirit and passion for knowledge helps to drive her to learn new trades, skills and arts. She adores trendy haircuts, anything out of the ordinary, or uncommon. She says these types of cuts keep her on her toes and that she enjoys a good challenge! Her vast amount of continued education includes, Label M, Paul Mitchell, Men’s Dept, and DS Labs and the 2 day American Crew Advanced course. When she isn’t rocking challenging haircuts, Chelsea attends many concerts, ranging from Blues to Hard Rock to Hip Hop. She has a Pomeranian dog/child named Hellion, they spend a lot of time together, exploring Portland’s great Vegan restaurants!
Tana is one of our most senior team members, recently celebrating her 10 year anniversary! Tana’s strongest skills are tailored mens cuts and scalp massages. She keeps informed of the latest hair trends and is an expert at the classics, nothing is too challenging for Tana. She brings an abundance of knowledge and advanced education and is happy to share. Most importantly, she loves the satisfaction of providing much needed relaxation for our busy clients.Tana is a food connoisseur who is also an amazing cook! She loves making something fantastic out of the most basic of foods. In her free time you can catch her cooking and hanging out with family, or maybe enjoying her favorite, Spicy Thai food!
Veronica spent several years as the Hair M educator, with responsibilities that included teaching multiple classes on the American Crew Method One program and Men’s Dept courses. Veronica has a passion for continued education classes and using the knowledge she learns to teach and educate her clients. She is great at teaching her clients how to use products, and makes recommendations for what style best suits their face shape. Veronica is strong at all types of men’s haircuts, including high and tights, ethnic hair line ups, razored haircuts and straight razor shaves. Being that she is from Oregon, Veronica likes hiking and anything outdoors. When she isn’t taking in Oregon’s beauty, she is trying her hand at cooking, baking, and taking on the challenge of spicy food!
Danielle grew up in Oregon but recently moved back from the Caribbean! She specializes in razor cuts and cuts tailored to each individuals needs. Danielle also enjoys straight razor shaves and waxing. When she's not giving fabulous haircuts she spends her time in the great outdoors with her puppy pepper! You might even catch her scuba diving or trying her hand at gold panning!
Giselle hails locally from lovely Portland. When she’s not out enjoying the diverse activities of the city of Roses, Giselle loves to spend her time with her family. They might head out downtown to indulge to indulge in Giselle’s favorite restaurants that have Hispanic or Filipino cuisine. Giselle has spent time in a number of education classes including the American crew and Men’s Department cutting classes. If you are looking for a fun textured cut then she is the gal to see with her razor and point cutting skills. Giselle also does sharp looking clipper cuts as well. You will feel completely at ease, secure in the knowledge of her skills and ability to give the best style for her clients.
Licensed Massage Therapist
Lindsay has been a Massage Therapist with us for 10 years and counting! She has built up a great following because she is a great listener, and makes sure all of her clients specific needs are met....not to mention she gives an incredible massage. Lindsay has been trained in all types of massage including: Swedish, Myofascial release, deep tissue, sports, abdominal, cupping and hot stone. When she isn’t relieving tension in her clients, Lindsay relaxes by doing yoga, running and being active. She loves anything that her mom cooks, as well as simple and healthy meal choices. Lindsay is an eternal optimist that is always looking to change someones day for the better.
Bubbly Tamara strives to always stay positive and happy! You can also find her exploring new things and learning new tricks in the hair world. She is consistently keeping on track with current hair trends and will definitely make recommendations based on what is in style. Tamara has advanced her knowledge by taking styling courses and learning hot towel shaves! One of her favorite tricks is fine detailing the final draft of the haircut, ensuring that you walk out the door with a perfect cut. A few of Tamara’s favorite things include playing with her son, spending time with her family and can’t forget to mention her soft spot for all sweets and Thai food!
Leo was Born and raised in beautiful Hawaii and just moved to Portland in 2016. He loves the outdoors and being active, especially enjoys hitting the gym for a good workout. Leo is also a gifted singer and rocks at karaoke. Although Leo is technically skilled in many aspects of hair design, he especially enjoys fading and short haircuts. He is always looking to learn and grow to become the best barber he can be. Drop in for a great cut with Leo, Tuesday through Saturday. Walk-In cuts are just $28, with a shampoo just an additional $5.
Level 3 Stylist
Antoni loves to travel and has a zest for everything fun in life! He is a very detail oriented stylist that excels in many aspects of his craft. Styling hair is often times challenging for some clients, but Antoni does a wonderful job teaching his patrons how to achieve the look they're going for at home. He is also a jokester who loves getting a laugh. When he's not working he loves to shop and spend time with his family.
Wild Sarah is a true nature freak. She loves hiking, biking, rafting, swimming and pretty much anything outside. She has a great sense of humor and can make anybody laugh. She has been doing hair for over 7 years and is very well-versed in all types of hair cutting, but specializes in short haircuts such as bald fade and she loves to do euro-hawks. She's taken extra training classes with Paul Mitchell and Kevin Murphy, and enjoys learning new things about products. If you are looking for a hilarious conversation and a great haircut, then Sarah is your girl!
Level 3 Stylist
Sothea has been loving being a stylist for over 10 years. As the sister to one of our longest-termed team members, Tana, it is no surprise she has proven herself to be a great addition to our team.
Level 3 Stylist
Marilyn grew up in Hood River, Oregon, so naturally, she loves the great outdoors! She loves the snow, the water and especially the sunshine. Marilyn is great at making her clients feel at home and says that she can relate to anyone. She enjoys razor cutting and achieving a completely customized look for each individual client. She has advanced training in Vidal Sassoon and many other cutting techniques.
Level 3 Stylist
Keeping up with hair trends is important, that's why Jayla is always striving to learn the coolest and newest looks! She has taken a plethora of advanced education classes and loves to learn. She is a SE Portland native, a true rarity these days! She loves to laugh and enjoys going to stand up comedy shows or watching funny movies. Jayla has a special knack for bowling, she was even in competitive bowling leagues.
Front Desk Hostess
Erica came from a very small, one-stoplight town called Waldport, Oregon. She is our amazing, multi-tasking front desk receptionist whom has perfected the booking experience. Through this talent, she will ensure that booking an appointment here at Hair M will be a breeze. Erica is quick and attentive to all of our clients and also brings a great sense of humor to the workplace, she is great at making others laugh. Something interesting about Erica is that she is a licensed Esthetician and Nail Technician, as well as an avid Oregon Ducks fan!
Level 3 Stylist
Kim is a dedicated sports mom that moved here from Compton, CA! She specializes in tight haircuts and fades. Also, if you have kinky curly hair shes your girl! In her spare time Kim is an avid basketball fan and enjoys going to games. She loves to cook and is always looking for delicious new restaurant recommendations!