William Clemons Stylist/Colorist
William grew up in North, GA where his passion for cosmetology started at a young age. In High School William began to explore this passion and began taking cosmetology classes and cutting the hair of family and friends. After graduating from High School William attended Empire Beauty School and began learning the basics. After school, he studied, trained and was inspired by teachers, mentors and co-workers with Vidal Sassoon, Wella, Redken NY, and L’Oreal NY. William has been working as a Stylist in the Atlanta area for over 11 years. In this time William has observed and learned from everyone he has had the privilege to work with. Through this experience he has gained experience and knowledge beyond his years. Extensions and Formal styling are specialties and favorites of William’s. However, cutting, color, and last but not least Makeup is still a great passion. Finally settling hear at G salon| spa | store in July of 2011 he has found a home and a place to truly start his career.
Shawn Wilder Massage Therapist
Shawn is a native of Savannah GA but has lived in the Atlanta area for 10yrs. She attended Atlanta School of Massage in 2008. Shawn specializes in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue and Foot Reflexology. Because of her passion for massage therapy, Shawn is constantly continuing her education, which enables her to provide excellent therapy, muscle tension relief and stress reduction all while evoking a calm peaceful feeling to her clients. Shawn’s pleasant personality has proven through her clients her dedication to the field and is a welcomed addition to our salon.
Gavin Kivinen Stylist/Colorist
Gavin was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. He attended The Paul Mitchell School of Atlanta. Gavin has shared his talents while working in several of our cities well known salons. The list includes Carter Barnes, at Phipps Plaza, Dobel salon, and Helmet Midtown. Having been in the field of cosmetology for the last 9 years, Gavin is driven by a passion for the industry and working with others. Being an educator for Davines, one of our top product lines, he brings an expert knowledge of color to our salon, specializing in the latest cuts and finishing.
Lee Taylor Stylist/Colorist
Lee was born and raised in Southeastern Ohio. In 1988 he attended beauty school in Charlotte, NC at Southeastern Beauty Academy. Lee is a total image stylist who believes the form of cut and color on his client most both be completely inter-related. He has been with G Salon and Spa for over 11 years now. Lee teaches his clients how to recreate the style they left the salon with at home with confidence. He specializes in creating classic and natural looks with a polished modern feel.
Amy Harris Stylist/Colorist
Amy began her salon industry career in early of 2004. Since then she has worked at many salons around the Buford, Athens, and Braselton area. She has also owned her own salon for 3 years. After owning her salon, she wanted to broaden her career potential. Amy has advanced training in styling, cutting, coloring, and formal hair techniques. She has had training from Davines, Redken, Phyto, Big Sexy Hair, and Keune. To add to her many talents, she is also highly trained with and certified in Global Keratin Treatments from the well known company GK Hair. She has happily settled down here with the G salon family in early 2012. Whether you’re looking for a new look for every day, getting ready for a special night out, wedding, runway show, or headshots; Amy will work with you to obtain the perfect look for you.
Brad Westmoreland Colorist
After moving to Atlanta in 2000, Brad began his cosmetology career in 2002 at Stan Milton Salon, chosen to be Stan Milton’s apprentice. There Brad studied color theory, chemical formulation, original innovative foil placement and mastered color correction. He learned his styling techniques from Stan himself. After recognizing his immense talent, Stan promoted Brad to the much coveted Head Colorist position. With a featured article on his color technique in Modern Salon Magazine, published looks in Coiffure Q and Estetica, participating in all runway shows for Saks Fifth Avenue and Neiman Marcus Atlanta, his passion lies behind the chair, on the runway and behind the camera.
Brook Franklin Esthetician
Brook Franklin, Licensed Esthetician and Makeup artist originally from Northridge, California has always had a passion for the “Glitz & Glam” Lifestyle. In 1994 her mother decided to move the family to Atlanta, GA where she has resided ever since making it her second home. After high school she worked in few corporate positions and finally found her way back to the beauty industry when she accepted the Retail Team Leader position at “The Aveda Institute” in Buckhead and gained over 8 years experience working there and other Aveda concept Salons and Spas throughout the city of Atlanta. Brook has also been certified in Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion, as well as having been trained by the top eyelash extension company, Extreme Lashes and she is always seeking the newest and highest quality services to provide to her clients which is one of the most important things to her.