Meet Our Team
Debi Kilian has been the owner of A Cut Above Hair and Body Studio since 1997 and has been a stylist in the area since 1983. She has had extensive training with Redken and L’Oréal Professional and is building upon that knowledge continuously. She constantly looks for new educational opportunities for the A Cut Above team from frequent in salon styling classes, to overnight Paul Mitchell workshops and seminars. Debi has also trained with Schwarzkopf Professional, a highly respected name in the beauty industry. She specializes in creative and dimensional color as well as creative cuts.
Kathi Ostner, with over 24 years of experience, is a stylist who is constantly looking to stay up-to-date on the latest hair styles and styling techniques. Kathi serves of the A Cut Above team manager and specializes in creative formal styles, as well as professional men’s and women’s cuts. Kathi continuously trains with Redken and L’Oréal Professional. Kathi is also certified in collagen/keratin smoothing treatments.
Melissa Daniels brings over 18 years of her knowledge, experience and creativity to the A Cut Above team. Melissa specializes in hair styling including cuts for men, women and children, color and dimensional color. Melissa has previously trained with Redken/Minardi and Rusk and is continuing to train with Redken and L’Oréal Professional along side the rest of the A Cut Above team.
Ryan Bridgforth is a motivated and creative stylist specializing in trendy cuts, formal styles, hair color, and multi-textured hair. She has done advanced training with Graham Webb, Redken and L’Oréal Professional and is constantly seeking out the latest and greatest styling techniques the industry has to offer. Ryan is certified in collagen/keratin smoothing treatments and also specializes in relaxers.
Sara Keo brings over 11 years of experience to the A Cut Above team. Sara specializes in formal hair styles, multi-dimensional coloring and hair extensions as well as intricate braiding techniques and keratin smoothing treatments. Sara also conducts all in salon spray tanning and make-up application services. Sara has graduated the Paul Mitchell School and is also a certified airbrush make-up artist.
Sheila Chiacchia, brings her creativity and over 21 years of experience to all areas of hair care. She specializes in creative cuts, colors, relaxers and collagen/keratin smoothing treatments. Sheila continuously trains with Redken and L’Oréal Professional.
Sue McNally, out of her 22 years of experience, has been with A Cut Above for over 16 years. Sue brings her welcoming and friendly personality to her trade. She specializes in traditional styles and color, as well as creative cuts for women, and professional cuts for men. Sue continually trains with Redken and L’Oréal Professional and is certified in collagen/keratin smoothing treatments.
Wendy Wilson is a friendly, energetic and creative stylist specializing in all areas of hair care including collagen/keratin smoothing treatments and hair extensions. Wendy continues to train with Redken and L’Oréal Professional. Wendy brings over a decade of experience to the A Cut Above team.