Meet Our Team
Along with scheduling appointments and maintaining the high level of customer service at Firefly, she manages the behind the scenes activities that make Firefly function. She has lived in the Lake Stevens area for over 18 years and has two children that have graduated from Lake Stevens High School. Away from the salon she enjoys quality time with her granddaughter & three grandsons, husband, and family, that includes her three dogs.
KIMMIE- co-owner, visionary stylist & instructor
Kimmie grew up in Lake Stevens and graduated from Lake Stevens High School. After graduation, she attended Gene Juarez Academy of Beauty and graduated with honors. Kimmie is the co-owner and is passionate about her career. Making every guest look and feel beautiful is her main goal by giving them the cut that enhances their natural features and the color that goes perfect with their style and skin tone. She is always taking advanced classes to keep up with the ongoing trends. She is certified in Hairdreams Hair Extensions and European Hair Painting (Balayage). Kimmie is fully trained in Aveda and continues taking advanced courses to keep up on new techniques. Outside of the salon Kimmie loves spending time with her daughter, son and husband & dogs; Remy and Bailey. Kimmie is not working here at this time, but we are hoping for her to come back a few days a week, sometime in the near future.
Kelsey- Visionary Stylist
Kelsey graduated Gene Juarez Academy in 2009. She specialized in blondes, bobs, and updos. She especially loves doing updos for school dances and weddings. Kelsey is Aveda trained and continues her education. She loves to give her clients a fresh new style, offering the perfect color for their skin tone, and a cut to fit their face shape. In her free time, Kelsey likes to paddle board and wake surf in the summer, and enjoys snowboarding in the winter.
JADE- Master STYLIST/manager
As a proud graduate of the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute; Jade is passionate about Aveda products and everything the company stands for. Jade's goal is for every guest to leave feeling beautiful and well taken care of. She always takes into consideration her guests face shape, skin tone and lifestyle to create the best hairstyle for the guest. Also, Jade has a knack for teaching so her guests always will leave feeling educated about how to best maintain and style their beautiful new hair. Outside of the salon she loves spending time with her husband, daughter and new baby son.
DAWN- master sTYLIST
Dawn is a graduate of Gene Juarez Academy of Beauty. She believes you never stop learning as a hairstylist and has continued to take her education further by participating in a variety of advanced classes. She specializes in brunettes, balayage, make-up and bridal hair. She loves being a hairstylist and genuinely enjoys making people look and feel beautiful by expressing herself creatively through the art of hair. Outside of the salon, she loves spending time with her husband and two son's, you will find her at the soccer field cheering on her boys.
aCACIA- senior STYLIST/assistant manager
Acacia graduated from the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute, and has always had a love and passion for hair. She graduated from Lake Stevens High School in 2012, and knew she belonged in the hair industry from the start. One of her passions is to continue keeping up with the latest trends in the cosmetology world. She enjoys doing hair for a local professional photographer, from doing everything from styling for senior photos to doing up-do's for wedding photo shoots. She believes in the Aveda mission statement, and always strives to be her best.
CHELSEA- Senior STYLIST
Chelsea graduated from the Aveda Institute in Portland in 2009. She has completed many advanced color classes through Aveda and enjoys creative color, balayage, blondes and dimensional darks. Away from the Salon Chelsea enjoys spending time with her family at the parks, the beach, or hiking in the woods. Her favorite hobby is cooking.
AShley- master Stylist
Ashley is a Seattle native, her and her family recently relocated back to Seattle after living in Arizona for the last 5 years. She has been in the beauty industry for the last 10 years. Ashley has a vast range of experience, from the latest color trends to a complete makeover. Curly hair is her specialty and she enjoys making sure you leave feeling beautiful. In her spare time she loves being with her 2 year old son Cameron, and her fiancé Kevin. They enjoy traveling, cooking, going to the beach and playing outside.
Aisha- Master Stylist
Aisha graduated from Gene Juarez Academy in 2008 and shortly after found her passion for Aveda and its culture. Her passion for education and helping other stylists lead her to receive a Cosmetology Instructors license from Gary Manual Aveda Institute in 2014. She enjoys cutting with texture and creating natural movement in her guests hair along with enhancing her clients natural color and creating beautiful lived in colors. She's also not afraid to get her hands dirty and take on corrective color challenges. For fun she and her boyfriend go on hikes and try to explore as much of the PNW as possible.
NICOLE- mASTER STYLIST
Nicole, is coming to us from Seven Salon in Bellevue. She was introduced to the hair salon industry at a young age by her mother and stepmother who were both hairstylist. She attended the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute followed by the Academy by Seven for advanced training. Nicole loves multidimensional balayage highlights and voluminous blowouts, as well as precision men's styling. When she is not in the salon, Nicole enjoys trying new restaurants, wine tasting and traveling. She keeps a list of new restaurants to try and places to visit with her at all times.
Cayley - master stylist
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Amy - Receptionist
Amy is our part time receptionist. She enjoys working at the salon. Amy also homeschools her 10 year old son, Aiden. Originally from Snohomish, Amy and her family moved to southern California for 7 years. She loved visiting Disneyland dozen of times, and is a true Disney fan. She is also an Anaheim Angles Fan as well. Amy and her husband have been married for 11 years, and currently live in Marysville. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her family, watch movies, travel and play in the sun!
Kaitlyn - Receptionist
Kaitlyn is a part time receptionist and loves working for Firefly. She has a husband of five years and a one and half year old son, Asher, with hopes of more children. She grew up and still lives in Lake Stevens. She played volleyball, tennis, soccer, basketball, and LOVES to watch football (GO HAWKS AND DAWGS!) Kaitlyn also works for a local church as the youth ministries director. In her free time you can find her at local parks playing with her son, taking walks with her family, or cheering on the UW Huskies teams or the Seattle Seahawks!