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Meet some of the Learning Leaders and team members who make Paul Mitchell The School Costa Mesa so special.

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!

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.

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.

Heather Frederick

Operations Leader

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have six years of experience in administrative roles at Paul Mitchell. 

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

My mom. She has taught me how to work hard for things and to never give up. 

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

It’s like a second family. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Living your own story and loving everything you do.

Lora Howard

Texture Specialist

Experience in education…

Two years of experience in education. 

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have 34 years of experience in the beauty industry. 

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

My mother. 

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

The culture is amazing. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Having the confidence that every day is another chance to encourage, exalt, and just to put a smile on someone’s face.

Charmaine Schulz

Service Desk Coordinator

Experience in the beauty industry…

I have 20 years of experience in the beauty industry. 

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

Robert Schneider. I assisted him and he is an amazing stylist. 

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

Love the Future Professionals. I love to watch their confidence grow throughout the program. 

To me, living beautifully means…

Being positive, respectful of others, kindhearted, and honest. Embracing life through the eyes of a child.

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