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Meet some of the team members who make Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee so special.

Steve Paul

Owner

Experience in education…

I have my Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin­-Platteville. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

Previously, I was the owner of The Wisconsin Academy, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, and since 2010, I've been the owner of Paul Mitchell The School Green Bay. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

Vince Lombardi—he believed in always working to be your best and building a strong team. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

That no day is ever the same. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Being honest and having integrity, and also having the Green Bay Packers win the Super Bowl!

 

Amanda Niere

Spa Specialist

Experience in education…

I previously taught at another Paul Mitchell School for two years. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have over 15 years' experience as an instructor and cosmetologist, and currently own my own salon. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

My son, who always makes life fun. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

Being back to sharing what I love about our industry in a positive environment. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Appreciating everyone for who they are, what they do, and what they know!

Lori Paul

Owner/Director

Experience in education…

I received my Bachelor of Science Degree at­ St. Norbert College, and a Master's of Business Administration at ­Cardinal Stritch University. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

Previously, I served as brand manager of the Aerial Company and director of The Wisconsin Academy, A Paul Mitchell Partner School. Since 2010, I've been director of Paul Mitchell The School Green Bay. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

Holly Heuer—she taught me how to be an amazing leader and mother, and that all things are possible. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

Watching the growth of Future Professionals, from Core to graduation. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Loving and appreciating everything you have, and not taking it for granted.

Ashley Mitchell

Service Desk Leader

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

My family. They care and love each other and always look out for one another. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

Meeting all of the wonderful guests, and getting to know the people that come to our school for services. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Being beautiful on the inside and out.

Cole Kallas

Curriculum / Clinic Floor Lead

Experience in education…

I have four years' experience in cosmetology instruction. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have 14 years of experience behind the chair. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

I am inspired by different people every day for different reasons; however, my parents have really inspired me to chase my dreams and make them mine, to never take no for an answer, and to never give up. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

The atmosphere and the people I work with. It's never a "job" when you are passionate about what you do every day. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Being happy and paying that happiness forward. Happiness is contagious—pass it around.

 

Cory Brunner

Cutting Specialist / Technical Skills Leader, Paul Mitchell School graduate

Experience in education…

I've been a Paul Mitchell Educator for five years. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I've been a stylist behind the chair for 10 years. I have done work for magazines, fashion shows, editorial, stage work, and freelance. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

Ann Risner and DJ Muldoon. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

The freedom to use hair as my art and be as expressive and creative as I want. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Living a life filled with love, positivity, motivation, and dedication.

Jessica Scharenbroch

Admissions Leader

Experience in the beauty industry…

In high school, I worked as a salon receptionist for two years. After graduating from beauty school, I worked in a salon for two additional years. In July 2015, I took on the position of admissions leader. I love working with the Future Professionals and helping students follow their dream to become a cosmetologist. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

My parents are my mentors and truly inspire me every day to be the best that I can be.  They are hardworking, caring, kind, and family-oriented. Both of my parents have always been my cheerleaders in all that I do and have encouraged me to reach for the stars. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

The culture. I love that we are one big family and all here to support each other in a positive environment. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Being comfortable in your own skin. We are all unique and beautiful in our own ways. I think that owning who you are is the only way to live.

 

Lindsay Smiecinski

Learning Leader

Experience in education…

One year. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have six years of experience in the beauty industry. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

My mom has been my mentor my entire life. She has been a successful hairstylist for over 35 years and teaches me new things every day, as well as what hard work looks like. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

Doing what I love but also sharing my knowledge and experience with Future Professionals to help them go out and have successful careers. Also having a great team surrounding me makes the atmosphere enjoyable to be in. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Enjoying my everyday life, not only at work doing what I love but also spending time with my husband and my dog, being at our lake house during the summer, boating, and being with friends and family. Even an evening at home relaxing, watching movies always sounds good to me!

Maggie Taylor

Night Core Specialist

Experience in education…

Two years. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have eight years of experience in the beauty industry. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

The person who has inspired me the most is my mom. My dad died when I was a little girl and my mom raised all 12 of her children by herself. She instilled in me the strength and courage to do and become anything I put my mind to. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

The amazing Future Professionals. The greatest moment is when they realize a technique and it shows in the expression on their faces. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Living life to the fullest. Going after your heart’s desires and achieving them. Loving life is simply amazing.

Pamela Talmadge

Future Professional Adviser

Experience in education…

I worked in the Paul Mitchell School system for three years in admissions. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have managed salons, worked in the Paul Mitchell School system, and I have had a great career in the cosmetic industry. I have worked for Shiseido, Clarins, and other prestigious cosmetic lines. I love this industry. 

My mentor, or the person who has most inspired me is…

Vidal Sassoon, Horst, Beth Lloyd, John Paul, and Winn. Lori and Steve Paul were my introduction to my first school experience; that's why I am working for them. 

My favorite thing about working at Paul Mitchell The School Milwaukee is…

The Future Professionals. I like to inspire and help people tap into their true potential. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Spread the LOVE is my mantra.

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