Studio 1 Salon Creative Team

Amanda Walters

Amanda Walters

Hair Designer & Colorist

Amanda specializes in men’s and women’s cutting and styling. She is also available for coloring, highlighting, extensions and smoothing treatments.

Aurora Gallagher

Aurora Gallagher

Hair Designer & Colorist and Nail Technician

Licensed since 2007, Aurora brings an edgier style to Studio 1. She specializes in clipper art and designs, clipper fades, and multicultural hair. She loves having fun with fashion colors and bringing out the fun in her clients. Aurora likes making her clients feel good about themselves and loves to see them happy. She is available for formal styles and facial waxing as well. In addition to designing hair, Aurora also provides manicure and pedicure services. She loves working with CND Shellac and has fun creating unique nail designs.

Brenda Jablonski

Brenda Jablonski

Hair Designer & Colorist

Brenda has been licensed since 1988 and is available for a variety of services. Loving a good challenge, Brenda enjoys using her education for corrective color and cutting. She likes working with long hair and multicultural hair. She is available for color, cuts, highlights, and perms for both men and women. Other services Brenda provides include formal styles and facial waxing.

Brittany Noble

Brittany Noble

Hair Designer & Colorist

Licensed since 2011, Brittany knew at a very young age that she wanted to be in the industry. Very passionate about what she does, Brittany is always striving to keep up with the latest trends. Her favorite thing to do is provide natural looking color through balayage and ombre techniques. She loves taking her clients on a new color adventure by taking the necessary time and steps to achieve their desired results and maintain the integrity of the hair. She also has fun with fashion colors like purple and blue. Brittany is also available for facial waxing and men’s haircuts.

Chris Devault

Chris Devault

Hair Designer & Colorist

Chris specializes in creating up to date styling for the mature woman. She is available for perming, coloring, and cutting, and has many years of experience in hair styling.

Gene Kapulak

Gene Kapulak

Hair Designer & Colorist

Gene is a highly experienced stylist with a great passion for the industry. Gene is a licensed hair stylist in Michigan, California and Texas and has returned to Michigan bringing back fashion insight from San Francisco and most recently Dallas, TX. Gene’s finely honed skills include precision cuts, artistic styling, corrective color and formal styling for brides and special events. Gene loves being able to give back to his clients and make them feel happy about themselves. He provides color, highlighting, and haircut services for both men and women.

Gene has received advanced training at Pivot Point International – Chicago, IL; Vidal Sasson Academy – San Francisco, CA; Bruno’s School of Hair Design – Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Jingle’s Hair Academy – New York, New York; Horst & Friends International – Minneapolis, MN; Tony & Guy Hairdressing Academy – Dallas, TX and Martin Parsons – Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Jackie Nipper

Jackie Nipper

Salon Manager, Hair Designer, Colorist & Manicurist

Jackie has been a licensed cosmetologist since 2008 and graduated with her Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Eastern Michigan University in 2014. In addition to her managerial duties, she provides a variety of services to her clients. Jackie is available for color, highlights, and haircuts for women. She loves educating her clients on the versatility of their styles and products so they can have fun working with their hair at home. Jackie also provides men’s haircuts, formal styles, and smoothing treatments and is available for manicures, fiberglass, and CND Shellac services.

Jennifer Collins

Jennifer Collins

Hair Designer, Colorist & Manicurist

Jennifer has been licensed since 2007 and is available for a variety of services. She is a Redken Color Specialist and loves highlighting hair in addition to other color techniques. She enjoys meeting different people and applying her education to make her clients feel good about themselves and their hair. Other services she provides include formal styles, men’s cutting, and facial waxing. Jennifer is also certified in CND Shellac and offers manicure and pedicure services

Joanne Chimienti

Joanne Chimienti

Hair Designer & Colorist

Joanne has been licensed since 2003 and loves the creativity the industry provides. She specializes in beaded hair extensions and enjoys being able to create new looks for her clients. She is available for color, highlights, and haircuts for both men and women and offers Keratin Express treatments. She is also an expert in formal styling for all occasions.

Kylee McKitrick

Kylee McKitrick

Hair Designer & Colorist

Kylee is a recent graduate of the Toni & Guy Academy and is a licensed cosmetologist in Michigan and Ohio. She loves working with color and highlights and excels at creating natural dimension through various balayage techniques. She is also available for men’s and women’s haircuts, formal styles, Keratin Express smoothing treatments and facial waxing.
Margaret Passalacqua

Margaret Passalacqua

Hair Designer & Colorist

Licensed since 2005, Margaret loves making people happy.  She loves coloring and cutting hair to fit her clients personalities and needs.  She performs color, highlighting, and haircut services for both men and women.  Margaret specializes in eyebrow design and facial waxing.  She is also available for Keratin Express treatments.

Patti Naysmith

Patti Naysmith

Hair Designer & Colorist

Patti has been licensed since 1977 and has great passion for the industry. She enjoys working with color and foils to create dimensional color for everyday wear and finding the right haircut to match. Patti loves being able to give back to her clients and make them feel happy about themselves. She provides color, highlighting, and haircut services for both men and women. She is also available for formal styles and waxing services.