Meet the staff


Hollie has over 20yrs experience in the industry and a former AVEDA educator. She is not taking new guests as her books are months out. She is happy to refer her expert stylists to fit your hair needs.


Carrie has been with Vata since our opening in 2006 .With extensive training under Aveda's top artists, Carrie has honed her expertise in the art of enhancing natural beauty and providing gorgeous color from grey coverage to natural blonding. Carrie is known for her attentive listening skills, she is dedicated to helping you both look and feel beautiful.


Simone is an expert in the realm of blonding, specializing in crafting seamlessly blended balayage and foilayage techniques for a natural appearance. With a passion for creating soft, beautiful layered cuts, Simone's dedication to her craft will help her create the best look for you. Simone has over 10 years of training and crafting at Vata Salon and Spa.


Tia has worked solely with Aveda for over 12 years. Tia has dedicated herself to the artistry of blonding/ highlighting coloring and cuts. Tia has done extensive advanced training in both cutting and color. She is certified in tape-in extensions to enhance your natural hair. She is committed to ensure your experience is tailored to meet your hair goals.


Rudy started his career in California working and training with some of the top artists in our industry. Fueled by a passion for innovation, he specializes in crafting creative colors and captivating, bold haircuts that demand attention. Rudy holds certifications in various hair extension techniques from tape in to handtied Rudy can transform your hair to enhance your personal style and length. He is a curl expert both coloring and styling curly hair.


Dani is passionate about bringing out the best in your hair through the art of highlighting, color, and balayage . Dani has over 2 decades of experience, and has worked with the industries top artists while living in California. Her commitment to hairstyling is driven by a love for creating personalized looks to enhance your natural beauty. Whether it's crafting subtle and sophisticated colors or seamlessly blended balayage , she thrives on making your salon experience a highlight in itself.


Jasmine has over 2 decades of skincare experience. Jasmine is a master of relaxing massage facials. Leave her room relaxed and refreshed. Jasmine offers skin treatments to help your skin glow and remain soft and supple. Jasmine waxing skills are expectable, and offers special treatments to insure skin comfortability. Jasmine extensive knowledge and training helps you reach your skin goals. With several different state of the art machines, and techniques Jasmine is known for transforming your skin.


Yoshi has been working behind the chair since 2005. She is an expert is all textures of hair. Yoshi starts each appointment with a solid consultation discussing your hair goals and needs then coming up up with a plan for your specific needs. Specializing in lived in blondes, bold or soft balayage, and color transformations. Yoshi previously taught at the Aveda Institute, and is truly an expert at hair cutting creating the perfect cut for you from modern to classic she has you covered. She enjoys working with all lengths of hair and loves creating transformational haircuts. Yoshi also offers tape-in extensions to create fuller, hair color without damage, or longer hair. Yoshi goal is to create an inclusive and diverse guest list that always feels safe, welcome and beautiful.


Jenny has over 2 decades of experience. She has an unwavering commitment to creating beauty and confidence for her guests. Specializing in highlighting and skillfully blending blonding techniques to enhance natural features. Jenny's expertise extends to offering tape-in extensions for added length, color or fullness. Jenny ensures that every visit to her chair results in a beautiful transformation.