Our Team

 

KATE WIRTH
owner | hair | esthetics

  • Graduate of the Aveda Institute of Beauty and Wellness in Milwaukee, WI; April of 2003
  • Attends advanced classes regularly throughout the year in around the country; leads Lucette stylists through their 12 month apprenticeship and beyond
  • Passionate about art, fashion, music, and pop culture; works hard to stay informed of current trends and techniques
  • A down-to-earth, real-talk approach to educating and satisfying her guests, combined with meticulous attention to detail results in daring, yet wearable styles suited to lifestyle, hair type and bone structure
  • Enjoys problem solving, working with natural texture, clean razor cuts, and precision bobs. Also skilled in color formulation and utilizing a number of color placement options to further enhance haircuts
  • Conceives and organizes photo shoots and workshops within the salon to further assist other staff in their continual advancement
  • Kate is also an expert in the art of eyebrow shaping and hair removal

Style Icon:  Chloe Sevigny / Jennifer Lawrence

Favorite Product / Tool:  Aveda Daily Hair Repair, Arrojo Wave Mist and YS Park Diffuser with Arrojo’s TwinTurbo Blow Dryer

Favorite Technique:  I have loved using the straight edge razor and dry cutting for many years now to enhance or limit natural texture

Wellness Activity:  Meditation, yoga, and swimming

TV Show:  Game of Thrones currently

Cats vs. Dogs:  Dogs dogs dogs

Available T: 10 – 8 W: 5 – 8 Th: 10 – 8 F: 10 – 2 Sa: 10 – 4

SABRENA FERGUSON
hair | nails

  •  Graduated at the top of her class at Regency Beauty Instiute
  • Top stylist with us, having earned two trips for class in NYC, in addition to regular class attendance in Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison.  Loves her education so she can constantly be giving guests the latest and greatest
  • Passionate about making others feel like their best, most gorgeous selves with a strong focus on men’s barbering, cutting with both scissor and razor, and styling
  • Versatile and accomplished in delivering great results with all types of hair
  • Quirky, yet professional, Sabrena always values guest’s comfort and relaxation, while still providing an upbeat, fun and educational visit

Style Icon:  Johnny Depp

Favorite Product / Tool:  Arrojo Styling Whip

Wellness Activity:  Running ( if I have to 😉 )

TV Show:  Sons of Anarchy

Cats vs. Dogs:  Loves the pups

Available:  T: 10 – 2  W: 12 – 8  Th: 10 – 6  F: 2 – 8  Sa: 9 – 2

LEAH CARLSEN
hair | nails | facials

  • Graduated from Regency Beauty Institute in January 2014
  • Furthered training in facials through rigorous Aveda classes and in-house training with emphasis on utilization of relaxing massage, calm touch and technical knowledge to transform skin
  • Believes taking classes consistently in the latest haircuts, styles and color is the only way to grow and stay ahead of the curve
  • Enjoys specialty styling and makeup for wedding parties or local photo shoots
  • Extremely dedicated to helping others to love themselves and their individual look while relaxing in the process
  • Specializing in precision cutting, curly hair, razor cutting, foiling, updos, makeup, nails, and facials

Style Icon:  Katy Perry

Favorite Product / Tool:  Aveda Thickening tonic and Arrojo Flat Iron

Favorite Technique:  Diffusing

Wellness Activity:  Meditation or retail therapy

TV Show:  Bob’s Burgers

Cats vs. Dogs:  Uhh cats duh

Available:  T: 10 – 8  W: 10 – 6  Th: 12 – 8  Sa: 9 – 1

KATIE HARVEY
hair | nails

  • Achieved licensure through Regency Beauty School while simultaneously working through her apprenticeship with Lucette
  • Passion for all things hair with a special focus on the art and science of haircoloring
  • Attends classes in Milwaukee, Chicago, and New York to stay up to date on latest trends in hair and fashion while also honing her classic skills to best suit each guest
  • Loves all hair types… curly hair is so much fun!
  • Enjoys making a difference in each person’s day, helping them to see their beauty inside and out.  Will never grow tired of hearing guests say, “I love it!”

Style Icon:  Jackie Onassis / Marilyn Monroe

Favorite Product, Tool, or Technique:  Ahh so many!  Could not live without Aveda Daily Hair Repair

Wellness Activity:  Pilates, stretching… and sleep, of course!

TV Show:  Bob’s Burgers

Cats vs. Dogs:  Woof!

MEGAN SMITH
stylist | nails

  • Licensed through Educators of Beauty as of 2011
  • Very focused on always advancing her skill through education in Cincinnati, Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago in order to further show her artistic ability keeping up with the latest color and cut trends
  • Loves working with all textures of hair
  • Especially experienced and finds great enjoyment in men’s cuts, but also loves and is skilled in women’s cuts
  • Finds a lot of excitement in providing new fashion hair color and fun nail services
  • Loves helping people feel good about their appearance
  • Megan is currently also pursuing further training in facial and body waxing, as well as makeup.  She loves helping people feel good about their appearance in any way possible

Style Icon:  Lady Gaga

Favorite Product, Tool, or Technique: Arrojo Wave Mist,  Aveda Daily Hair Repair, Arrojo Curling Wand

Wellness Activity: Long walks in the park

TV Show: My Name is Earl

Cats vs. Dogs: MEOW!!

Available:  T: 3 – 8 W: 10 – 6 Th: 3 – 8 F: 10 – 6 Sa: 1 – 6

ALI MCCUMBER
stylist | nails

  • Has always had a passion for the hair and beauty industry; became licensed through Tricoci University in 2014
  • Number one priority is to make people feel beautiful while providing a great experience
  • Very detail oriented and down to earth
  • Considers guests’ personality, facial structure and lifestyle to help create the best look for each and every guest with both cut and color
  • Takes advantage of every opportunity to attend classes and shows, including trips to New York and Minneapolis for the Arrojo Ambassador Summit and Aveda Congress to better her education and skill
  • Finds herself extremely fortunate to have such a fun and rewarding career; loves to work with and meet new and amazing people every day

Style Icon:  Rihanna, but really anyone who’s not afraid to embrace their own beauty and style with confidence

Favorite Product, Tool, or Technique:  I love the Arrojo Curling Wand.  Easy to use and creates the perfect amount of effortless wave/bounce

Wellness Activity:  Love to swim!

TV Show:  Grey’s Anatomy – All about Mr. McDreamy 😉

Cats vs. Dogs:  Cats.  All the way.  My cat, Tim, would be pretty upset with me if I chose dogs. . .

Available:  T: 10 – 8  W: 12 – 4  Th: 10 – 3  F: 10 – 2  Sa: 10 – 2

NICHOLE GUTIERREZ
apprenticing stylist

  • Bio coming soon!

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ALYSSA BALCK
guest relations

  • “I’m very passionate about all things beauty and fashion related, and I love to keep up with the trends. I thrive off of helping others and my goal is to make your experience at Lucette as memorable and comfortable as possible.”

Favorite Style Icon:  Kat Von D

Favorite Product / Tool:  Shampure Dry Shampoo

Favorite Wellness Activity:  Does eating cookie dough count?

Favorite TV Show:  It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Cats vs Dogs:  Dogs

HOLLY ELMER
apprenticing stylist

  • Holly is currently on extended leave focusing on her family
  • Started journey in the beauty industry in 2013, and takes great pleasure in helping guests look and feel great while further expanding knowledge of the beauty industry
  • Through continuing to train with Aveda and the Lucette Apprenticeship program, I hope to bring out my guests’ inner beauty by making them look and feel radiant by bringing them the best products, trends and techniques to every service

Style Icon:  Kelly Osborne

Favorite Product, Tool, or Technique:  Aveda Daily Hair Repair, Arrojo Flat Iron (love the versatility), loves to work with hair’s natural texture using dry cutting techniques

Wellness Activity:  Bubble baths!

TV Show:  Parks and Rec

Cats vs. Dogs:  Dogs