Meet Our Staff
Our experienced and creative team members will care for your unique needs. They are true professionals who will create the look you desire to enhance your personal style.
Kellie’s true enthusiasm for hair and make-up was discovered at a young age and she always knew she wanted to fulfill this passion as a career. Perfecting her craft since 2013, Kellie relishes the chance to create a look that is truly customized and unique for the guest sitting in her chair. She loves getting to know her guests and prides herself in being very thorough to ensure that results are achieved and the best possible service is given. “I want my guests to feel like my attention is all on them.” She specializes in easy, effortless styles and beautiful, natural looking color, but is always up for the challenge of completely making over your look. She has a keen eye for detail and loves creative coloring and all aspects of styling and make-up for special occasions. Kellie’s calm demeanor and welcoming smile will ensure each client has a wonderful experience. She believes there’s an art in beauty and she loves utilizing her natural creativity to help others look and feel their best! With her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail, you are sure to be pleased with the experience as well as the end result! “Studio 31 has a reputation of being the #1 salon in the Marysville area. As a stylist here, I will uphold that reputation. I look forward to meeting new people and working together to achieve their goal, listening to them and providing top notch service in a relaxing professional environment.”
Knowing from a young age that she wanted to “make people feel beautiful,” Ellie has been living that passion for 4 years now. Clients will love her warm and outgoing personality. When you sit in her chair, it’s clear she is only focused on you and says she cherishes the connection with her guests! Whether you’re in for a trim or a completely new look, Ellie is always up for the task and gives great recommendations. Up to date on all the latest trends and styles, she really gravitates toward the opportunity to be creative and create one of a kind looks for her guests. With a flair for fun, funky fashion colors and creative color techniques, she also absolutely loves doing any kind of special occasion styling. “I love styling hair to the nines and love seeing what a great style can do for a person.” She aspires to never stop growing and learning when it comes to her craft and recognizes the importance of educating her clients as well. With her artistic vision and personable nature, you are sure to be pleased with the experience as well as the end result!
Thinking back on her childhood, Nicki can remember wanting to be nothing other than a hair stylist. This dream has been her driving passion ever since she started her hair journey in 2011 and she says she still continues to fall in love with what she does every day. She would describe herself as an eclectic artist who strives to deliver the right look for each of her guests. Nicki prides herself in listening to each guest and approaching each head of hair differently, considering the natural hair type and personal style. She believes educating her guests is of utmost importance and wants to ensure she is sending the right tools, products and tips home so that her guests can easily re-create their look themselves. Having extreme passion for creative coloring and Razor Artistry for short hair, she is constantly staying ahead of the curve by receiving advanced training in these areas, even doing a short stint as a Donald Scott platform artist. Having 3 little ones of her own, she absolutely adores children and loves the opportunity to take care them! Guests will love her warm and outgoing personality and it’s clear that when you’re in her chair, she is only focused on you. You are sure to love your hair as well as feel completely taken care of by Nicki!
Min’s love of all things hair, beauty and fashion led her to pursue her passion, which became her career in 2005. A true people person, she loves getting to know her clients on a personal level and believes that building relationships and trust is key. Knowing the importance of an extensive consultation and being able to deliver results beyond expectations is what drives her behind the chair every day. Min is not only a specialist in both precision and long layered cutting and advanced coloring techniques, but she is one of our Bridal Specialists. She loves the opportunity to show off her skills with her soft updo’s and formal styling techniques and make-up application guaranteed to get you all the looks as you enter the room. “I want my guests to feel 100% satisfied and BEAUTIFUL when they leave my chair.” Always believing in constant education to stay ahead of the curve, Min is here to help you achieve your best look!
Fueled by her desire to constantly change up her own look, fascinated by the science behind cutting and coloring and a passion for connecting with people, Dayna set her sights on a career in the beauty industry at a young age. Working as an esthetician for over 20 years and having made the transition to all things hair 3 years ago, she will tell you she loves everything about the salon atmosphere. Guests will love her warm and outgoing personality and when you’re sitting in her chair, it’s clear she’s only focused on you. Connecting with her guests and educating them on products and how to re-create their look at home is paramount to her. With education and drive being in her DNA, she makes continuing education her top priority and serves as Lead Educator at Studio 31. Having a passion for color, she loves creating dimensional blonde and low maintenance brunette looks. She has advanced training in razor cutting to create soft, textured shapes and is also a certified DevaCurl Cutting Specialist for curly hair. “I love the combination of art, science, and education and enjoy helping my guests achieve their beauty goals!”
Sheraya has always had a passion for the hair and beauty industry and she’s been practicing her craft since 2014. In her opinion, this is the most rewarding career because she gets to help guests look and feel their best. She specializes in chic & trendy cuts to suit everyone's individual style and has an extreme passion for creative color. She is always eager to learn and grow, and has a contagious personality, which makes her a pleasure to be around. Knowing the importance of an extensive consultation, she wants her guests to feel understood and listened to. Her vision is achieving current, trendy looks that make clients look and feel as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside. Her guest’s happiness is of the utmost importance and she will go above and beyond to ensure complete satisfaction. She believes beauty should shine from the inside out. Not only will you enjoy your time in her chair, you’ll love your new look!
Having loved everything hair, dress-up and make-up from a young age, she says, “I was born to be a hairstylist.” Kristin’s passion for creating gorgeous hair became her career in 2009 when she graduated from the Paul Mitchell Academy. She then received top of the line training and gained experience at the Jacob Neal Salon in Columbus before finding her home with Studio 31 Salons for the past 6 years. She feels it is absolutely crucial and promises to her guests to stay current on the ever changing fashion trends in the hair industry by continuing her education through classes and hair shows. Kristin’s specialties include creating beautiful, dimensional colors with an extreme passion for blondes. Her array of techniques including foiling, balayage, foilayage and Flamboyage create beautiful low maintenance looks. Her guests are in for a treat with her distinctive and meticulous blowouts and are sure to leave looking and feeling fabulous! Educating guests on how to re-create their look at home and what product will yield the best results, she says is super important. When you get up from her chair, if you don’t leave feeling beautiful and completely recharged, she feels she hasn’t done her job!
Kylee has been perfecting her craft since 2007 and has never looked back. To Kylee, being a stylist is more than just color and cuts. Being a true people person, she loves to learn about her guests and build relationships. Kylee feels her job as a stylist is to make each and every one of her guests feel as special as they are. She also believes that REALLY listening to what her guests are saying and understanding what they may not know how to say is key. Even the most discerning clients feel comfortable with Kylee. She finds inspiration in everything and has an eye to create an overall look and pays close attention to detail. She creates radiant reds, beautiful low-maintenance blondes and does amazing precision cuts. If you’re looking for a change, but need to talk it through first, Kylee is your girl. Seeking to “care for the whole person,” you’re guaranteed to feel relaxed and pampered and leave feeling more confident and beautiful!
Director and Owner
Knowing she wanted to follow in her dad’s footsteps to run a small, local business and work directly with people, Gwen started her hair career in 2007 and it’s been her livelihood ever since. “Building a business and contributing to the Marysville community has been such an honor. Creating a sacred space where guests, especially women, can come to relax, rejuvenate and feel pampered has always been my goal.” Cherishing the interaction and connection with all who walk through the door at Studio 31, she strives to make each guest feel welcome and completely at home. Mentoring and building her staff of highly trained stylists is of the upmost importance to ensure every guest not only has a great experience, but is completely satisfied with their look when they walk out the door. As a stylist working behind the chair, she prides herself in constantly staying ahead of the trends while keeping in mind that EVERY client is different and needs individual, unique and beautiful hair. She believes that beautiful hair starts with healthy hair. Focusing on helping clients get desired results while maintaining the integrity of their hair is of utmost importance.
With extreme passion for dimensional blondes and the latest balayage, foilayage, flamboyage and artistic techniques, she is a master at hair color. She stays updated on all the latest trends and places high value on listening and understanding her guests’ needs. She loves to step outside the box with her unlimited creativity and enjoys taking on color correction services. As owner of Studio 31, Gwen is here to make sure everything about your visit is perfect. Your decision to visit us is a choice that we deeply appreciate. If there’s anything Studio 31 Salons can do to improve the quality of your experience, just let Gwen know!