Our Staff


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Amanda Matthews
ASSOCIATE

Amanda recently graduated from Paul Mitchell The School Louisville and is now an associate working under stylist, Heather Carlson! Her friendly and bubbly personality helps create a relaxing atmosphere for the guests. She looks forward to learning new techniques and trends to enhance the guests overall experience. Amanda enjoys her time outside of work by spending time with her family, playing with her dog, and being crafty!
Employee

Jordan Hill
ASSOCIATE

Jordan joined the LeBliss team in March of 2019 as an associate under Brynn! She is a recent graduate of Paul Mitchell the School Louisville where she developed a passion for highlights and coloring the hair in general. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, being artistic, and a huge Alabama football fan!
Employee

Sadie Allison
ASSOCIATE

Sadie is a wonderful asset to LeBliss! She is finishing up the associate program under master stylist and co-owner, Tara Monyhan. She loves making people feel and look their best and loves the opportunity to do just that every day In her spare time she loves spending time with her family especially her sweet son, Lachlan!
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Trisha Orians
LEVEL 1 MASSAGE THERAPIST

Trisha is a graduate of the Louisville School of Massage. Her style has been described as soothing and mindful with a firm, warm touch. Her favorite aspect of massage is the opportunity to craft every session to meet the specific needs of her clients. Aside from working at LeBliss, Trisha spends much of her free time pursing artistic endeavors, traveling near or far, and exploring the wonders that nature has to offer.
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Makayla Hudgins
LEVEL 1 STYLIST

Makayla joined the LeBliss Salon & Spa family in 2017 and has worked her way up to a level one stylist. She is an eager, creative stylist who has always had a passion for the beauty industry, with a special interest in color transformations and short sassy haircuts! She continues to fire her passion of makeup applications by continuing education and staying up to date with the current trends. Her bubbly professional presence adds a wonderful touch to the salon atmosphere. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, working out, and spending time outdoors.
Employee

Andrea Gerstle
LEVEL 2 STYLIST

Andrea has been a part of the LeBliss team since 2011. After years of working as support staff, she made the transition to stylist . For as long as Andrea can remember she had a passion for the beauty industry. Andrea is a Redken Color Authority and a certified Keratin Complex Specialist. She has attended numerous Redken & Pureology color and design classes. She takes pride in continuing education and in keeping up with the ever-changing techniques and trends of the industry. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and family.
Employee

Taylor Perry
LEVEL 2 STYLIST

Taylor joined LeBliss in 2018 and has been working her way up ever since! She is passionate about helping people look and feel their best and this is what attracted Taylor to the beauty industry. She is certified in Brazilian Blowout and Keratin Complex. In her spare time, she enjoys reading!
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Yasmeen Imam
LEVEL 2 STYLIST

Yasmeen is a level 2 master stylist at LeBliss Salon and Spa. After she graduated high school, she applied directly to cosmetology school, as she has always had a passion for the hair industry. Currently, she is pursing her dream as a hair stylist. Some of her specialties include: fashion colors, cutting, makeup, balayage, mens and kids cuts! She prides herself on staying up with the latest trends and she believes continuing education allows her to excel in her career! Yasmeen is Pureology product certified and Youngblood makeup certified. She attended a class with Redken artist, George Garcia, and styled models at K-Mac 2017 event! In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, being outdoors, and playing sports!
Employee

Corie Clingerman
LEVEL 3 ESTHETICIAN

Corie has always had a passion for esthetics and brings in much talent. Recently, she completed one on one extensive training at the Yon-ka headquarters in Rockaway, New Jersey. During her training, she also gained a vast amount of product knowledge as well as advanced skincare training. Corie mostly enjoys making people look and feel beautiful. In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading and listening to live music.
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Desmond Simpson
LEVEL 3 STYLIST

Desmond joined LeBliss in June 2019 when he moved to Louisville from Lexington where he has been doing hair for over 30 years. He is passionate about giving his clients the best salon experience possible and always makes his guests feel pampered! He is a master stylist who specializes in color, highlights, men's and women's haircuts, and keratin treatments. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his dogs, gardening, and reading.
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Hannah Johnson
LEVEL 3 STYLIST

Hannah brings 4 years of talent to the LeBliss Salon Team! She has certifications as a Redken specialist, master stylist, and has attended classes with Redken/Puroelogy educators: Kris Sorbe, Ellen Divine, and Justin Issac. This past January, she traveled to Las Vegas for the Redken Symposium, where she learned from the top educators and artists in the beauty industry. Hannah loves creating beautiful balayage looks. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, hiking, and being with her friends and family.
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Lindsey Nichols
LEVEL 3 STYLIST

Lindsey joined the LeBliss team in November of 2017, but has been in the beauty industry for over 2.5 years. The constant changes and trends keep Lindsey inspired and eager to learn! Creating beautiful red colors and painting the perfect highlight are some of Lindsey's favorites! She is certified in Brazilian Blowout and Blonde Authority. In her spare time, she loves to workout and hang out with friends and family.
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Sernah Ray
LEVEL 3 STYLIST

Sernah has had a passion for the beauty industry for as long as she can remember. Some of her specialties include: highlights, balayage, color formulation, ombre, special occasion hair etc. She attended The Redken Exchange and received her certification in Color Mastery. Sernah believes in continuing education, as she prides herself on staying up to date with the latest trends. Along with her hair styling talents, she is also passionate about the makeup industry. She loves creating customized looks for all her guests and bringing their visions to reality. She is a certified Dinair airbrush makeup artist and specializes in bridal and special occasion makeup. In her spare time, she enjoys staying active, being with family, and volunteering her talents to regional non-profit events.
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Amanda Moody
LEVEL 4 NAIL TECHNICIAN

Amanda has over 20 years of experience in nail service. She takes pride in every client and ensures an extraordinary experience. She makes sure her guests feel relaxed and comfortable while they receive her exceptional service. Her attention to detail and creativity is like no other. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family, being outside, and enjoying sunshine!
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Cortney Barber
LEVEL 4 STYLIST

Cortney is an educated stylist who absolutely loves working with people and all textures of hair. Cortney prides herself on bringing out the utmost confidence in people through their hairstyles. She loves to teach artistry to her guests so that they can maintain their look at home after leaving the salon. Not only is Cortney a hair stylist, she is a nail technician as well. Cortney loves to truly pamper her guests from head to toe! In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies and traveling with her husband and family.
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Danielle Stivers
LEVEL 4 STYLIST

Danielle is a master stylist that has attended the Redken Exchange in New York City. She is always on top of the latest current and upcoming trends. She loves to explore with color and create beautiful updos! Braiding is one of her many specialties. Spending time outdoors, traveling, and hiking are some of the things Danielle likes to do in her spare time. That is if she is not spending time with family, friends, and animals!
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Quenna Hogle
LEVEL 4 STYLIST

Quenna has always had a passion for the hair and beauty industry. She stays up-to-date on all the latest trends and places a high value on listening to her clients' needs. Her attention to detail is exceptional. Quenna loves to step out of the box with her unlimited creativity. She believes in continued education and strives to expand her knowledge for her clientele. She has attended a Redken specialist class and the Redken Exchange in NYC! During her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends, trying Louisville's newest restaurants, working out, and watching Netflix.
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Rebecca Munoz
LEVEL 4 STYLIST

One thing that Rebecca LOVES is dressing hair. She has always enjoyed updos and special occasion hair. Rebecca also enjoys working with redheads and producing fabulous red color! Rebecca has studied at the Graham Webb Academy in London, England, the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, CA, and has certifications in Rusk, Aveda, and Redken. In her down time she enjoys singing, volleyball, softball, and making memories with friends.
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Brynn Knipp
LEVEL 4A STYLIST

Brynn joined the LeBliss family in 2012 and has worked her way up to being a a Master Stylist that trains for our associate program. If you are looking for someone who can create beautiful dimensional blondes, Brynn is your girl. She loves to keep up with the technology of how the Redken and Pureology products work so she can make accurate product recommendations for her guests. She is a certified Blonde Authority specialist and has attended many educational workshops, such as the Redken Symposium and Redken Exchange! She enjoys furthering her education, traveling, and spending time with her dogs!
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Heather Carlson
LEVEL 4A STYLIST

Heather joined the industry 6 years ago and has already immersed herself into becoming a certified and educated stylist. Within her first 3 years she gained her Redken Color Certification, Redken Design Certification, Blonde Authority and Babe Extensions Masters Certification. She has made trips to study at the Redken Exchange in NYC and Redken Symposium in Las Vegas. Heather believes in keeping up with the current ever changing looks in the industry. She prides herself on learning new techniques. In her spare time she enjoys watching movies, reading books, and spending time with her friends and family.
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Keri Stengel
LEVEL 4AA STYLIST

Keri is one of the owners and original founder of Lebliss Salon and Spa. Over fifteen years in the cosmetology industry and she still has a passion for haircutting. Keri has traveled and trained with Redken at least once a year since she first opened Lebliss in 2004. If you are looking for someone who can give you the perfect cut for your face shape and something that you can recreate and style at home she is a perfect match. Keri finds her greatest accomplishments in training other hair stylists. She has been educating for over 11 years. When she is not in the salon she is spending time with her family or doing charity work.
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Kim Scannapieco
LEVEL 4AA STYLIST

Kim brings years of experience to Lebliss Salon and Spa. A stylist of over 10 years and an associate trainer for over 5. Kim is a Redken Certified Color Technician. Her dedication to constant education and to Redken allow her to excel in both color and cutting. Kim has extensive knowledge in the Redken color line. She also has training and expertise in Keratin Treatments, Brazilian Blowouts, and chemical alterations. If you have curly hair Kim also specializes in cutting curly hair in to manageable curls that work for you! Her attention to detail and compassionate attitude leaves you feeling like there is no one more important than you. In her off time Kim enjoys spending time with her nephew, keeping up with her Yoga practice, and hanging out at her house by the pool with her husband and friends.
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Tyler Lawson
LEVEL 4AA STYLIST

Tyler has mastered skills in cutting, coloring, styling, updos, bridal hair, and makeup. Tyler has a distinctive approach to her craft to always draw out each client's unique beauty. Her work has been featured on the cover of Kentucky Bride and in Today's Woman. Tyler is truly passionate about her chosen career, and always stays on top of the latest trends. She has studied at the Redken Exchange in New York City and with Phillip Pelusi (an international recognized stylist, product innovator and business entrepreneur.) During her free time, Tyler enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and spending time at the lake.
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Jen Davis
LEVEL 5 STYLIST

Jen brings a mass amount of talent to LeBliss Salon and Spa. She has years of experience as both a stylist and an in house educator. Before Jen joined the LeBliss team ten years ago, she worked and trained in a top Aveda salon. Jen has a long line of education through Redken. She has trained at the Redken exchange in New York City under some of the top hair artists in the world. She has a great eye for cutting fine hair into a voluminous beautiful shape. She can give you a look that you can recreate over and over after you leave the salon. Her color education through Redken allows her to formulate and execute a plan for even the hardest hair projects! Jens bubbly personality will make you feel welcome as soon as you sit down. Her consultation skills will put you at ease within minutes. During her off days she enjoys traveling, eating good food, and spending time with her children and family.
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Tara Monyhan
LEVEL 5 STYLIST

Tara is a co-owner of LeBliss Salon and Spa. With over 10 years experience, Tara makes sure everything about your visit is extraordinary. From her thorough consultation she will help create the appropriate look for your lifestyle. She will help you learn to style your hair the exact way she does during your visit. Tara's passion lies in creating signature hair color, especially with brunettes. She also enjoys cutting curly hair! Tara has studied at the Redken Headquarters in New York City. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and outdoor activities.
Employee

Dani O'Brien
MASSAGE THERAPIST LEVEL 4

Dani has been a licensed massage therapist for more than 12 years. She has studied multiple modalities and her favorites includes deep tissue and hot stone! She also taught at Lexington Healing Arts Academy and is the lead therapist at LeBliss. In her free time, she enjoys going to concerts, traveling with her boyfriend, loving on her fur babies and spending time outdoors.
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Haleigh Haining
OFFICE STAFF

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April Bruner
SUPPORT STAFF

April brings over 15 years of retail management and customer service to the front desk. She loves being surrounded by beauty and fashion and thrives in the salon industry. She is known for encouraging others and bringing a smile to everyone she meets. In her spare time she enjoys antiquing with her hubby, hanging with her 2 kids, re-purposing furniture, decorating, and singing at church.
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Eden Gilbert
SUPPORT STAFF

Eden joined the LeBliss team in June of 2019 as a part of our front desk staff! She graduated from Silver Creek High School in 2018 and is now enrolled at Indiana University Southeast working towards earning her Bachelor's degree. She has such a kind and welcoming personality that allows guests to feel right at home when they are greeted by Eden at the front. She enjoys performing in theater, singing, and spending time with friends and family in her free time.
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Elizabeth English
SUPPORT STAFF

Liz became the Manager of the Salon & Spa after starting as part of the front desk support team in February of 2018. Liz was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she obtained her bachelor's degree in hospitality management and business. She loves the family-like atmosphere and the opportunities available for growth within the salon. Assisting guests and creating a comfortable experience is very important to Liz. In her spare time, she enjoys exercising, UK sports, and snuggling with her pup, Archie!
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Hadley Paxton
SUPPORT STAFF

Hadley is a future professional stylist at Empire Beauty School! She has always had a passion for the beauty industry and is currently pursuing a career in cosmetology! Her expected graduation date is June 2019. Her bubbly personality and big smile allows each guest to feel welcome and comfortable! In her spare time, she enjoys being outside, playing with her puppy, and spending time with her family!
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Hannah Tiller
SUPPORT STAFF

Hannah is completing her cosmetology education at Empire Beauty School. Her expected graduation date is June 2019. Hannah started with the LeBliss support staff team in the summer of 2018 and excels at guest service. Her love for the beauty industry and the science behind it started at a young age. She loves how she gets to learn and experience the industry while working at LeBliss. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, hammockng with her friends, and hanging with her dogs.
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Hannah Lannie
SUPPORT STAFF

Hannah is a dedicated front desk employee always helping out all around LeBliss! She enjoys interacting with the guests and creating an enjoyable experience for everyone who visits our salon. She enjoys traveling back home to visit her family in Memphis, Tennessee and spending time with her boyfriend!