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Meet the Barnes Salon Team

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Amy V.

Artistic Director

Amy has been a part of the Montage team since 2004 and has continued to shine as an outstanding professional. Amy has had advanced training at the Aveda Institutes in Denver and Seattle, allowing her to sharpen her skills as an amazing colorist and as a stylist with a special interest in razor cutting. Amy's ability to listen and to relate with every guest gives her an advantage in understanding the uniqueness of every individual.

"Only as high as I reach can I grow, only as far as I seek can I go, only as deep as I look can I see, only as much as I dream can I be"
-Karen Ravn

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Briana O.

Master Stylist
Educator, Team Lead

A Colorado native, Briana's Aveda career began in 2008 with an apprenticeship in Ft. Collins. Advance training, specialized certifications and fashion shows have fueled her passion for the hair industry. Her portfolio includes beautiful special occasion up-do styles and make-up. Fluent in "hair-speak" with all new trends, Briana can maintain your personal style or guide you to your next great look!

"Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius, and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring"
-Marilyn Monroe

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"C.J." G.

Master Stylist/Team Lead

Excelling in freehand and Balayage color techniques, he also enjoys creating custom haircuts for his guests. A Colorado Springs native who enjoys hiking, camping and running, he looks forward to meeting you and is ecstatic to be a part of the Montage Team.

"Not what we have but what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance."
-Epicurus

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KaylenRenee S.

Master Stylist

A Stylist since 2004, KaylenRenee joins our team with previous experience at an Aveda Salon in Stillwater, OK. While creating fun & funky cuts & colors, she specializes in razor cuts, color corrections and natural looking blonds. When she's not behind the chair working her magic, she enjoys running, biking, hiking and reading.

"Do something today that your future self will thank you for."

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Kaitlin S.

Advanced Senior Stylist

Having trouble finding the right stylist for your curly hair? Look no further! Kaitlin's experience and thoughtfulness to detail will exceed your expectations. A Colorado Springs native and outdoor enthusiast, she is inspired by fashionably bold hues and intently focused on everyday radiance. She is looking forward to meeting you.

"Dreams, ideas and plans not only are an escape, they give me purpose-a reason to hang on."
-Walt Disney

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Brittany D.

Advanced Senior Stylist

Brittany apprenticed for a year after graduating in 2011 and enjoys haircutting, special event styling and enhancing a guest's natural beauty through makeup applications and color enhancements. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and husband, journalizing, being outdoors with her dog, watching movies, and listening to music.

"What lies before us and what lies behind us are small matters compared to what lies within us. And when we bring what is within out into the world, miracles happen."
-Henry David Thoreau

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Julie H.

Advanced Senior Stylist, Educator

Having 10 years of experience with Aveda in Dallas, TX, Julie joined the Montage Team bringing her commitment to professional excellence, passion for hair, and joy for the industry. She enjoys hiking and spending time in nature and attending live concerts.

“Buy the ticket, Take the ride.”
-Hunter S. Thompson

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Jazz E.

Advanced Junior Stylist

Jazz is a 2011 Aveda Institute Graduate from Ann Arbor, Michigan. She specializes in edgy haircuts and color and making her guests feel as beautiful on the outside as they truly are on the inside. In her free time, she enjoys spending time in the great outdoors and listening to classic rock.

"The most important thing is to enjoy your life- to be happy- it's all that matters."
-Audrey Hepburn

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Traci H.

Advanced Junior Stylist

Traci is a recent graduate from the Aveda Institute Denver, where she developed her love for all things Aveda. She is very excited to be a part of the Montage Family and share with her guests her passion for creating beautiful hair. Traci will greet you with a friendly smile and make your day with her positive energy. On her time off, she treasures time with her family and enjoys outdoor activities.

"Love is Energy; Energy is Everything."
-Unknown