We’re not just a team. We’re a tour de force ready to satisfy your every wish. Here, you’ll find internationally renowned artists. Color specialists. Classic and contemporary experts. It’s everything you need under one roof. It’s customer service elevated to an art.
Artists at our salon can be newly
hired or come from prior experience
with top distinctions. They have an
intuitive connection with recent
trends and offer unique and
surprising skills at a reasonable value.
A celebrated hairdresser, salon owner and renowned educator, Stephanie Moss brings her world-class talent to an Omaha setting. On top of studying with Tony and Guy Academy in Dallas and New York, she’s also a national Balayage artist for L’Oreal Professionnel. A stylist’s stylist, she believes that education is everything and you must always be learning to be the best in the industry.
SENIOR ARTIST/LEAD TRAINER
As an educator for L’Oréal Professionnel and a certified Balayage Artist, Jenny has the opportunity to travel, learn and be up to date on all of the emerging style trends. Jenny specializes in hair extensions and the art of Balayage hair painting. She prides herself on creating a customized look that compliments your lifestyle, face shape and hair type. Jenny enjoys working on all textures of hair and loves sharing her tips on how to maintain your hair at home. As a Senior Stylist, Jenny is also a lead educator at the Stephanie Moss Academy and trains the next generation of Stephanie Moss talent.
Brooke is classic, poised and chic. With her guests Brooke has a calm rapport and believes whole-heartedly in the importance of a thorough consultation, a solid maintenance program and the correct product selections so that everyone can leave the salon with color that is beautiful, healthy and long-lasting. Brooke is continually raising the benchmark for our male clientele. She delivers an unparalleled experience focusing on the complete visit from beginning to end. Brooke genuinely loves the relationships she builds with her clients and being a stylist at Stephanie Moss Salon.
ARTIST and LASH EXTENSIONS
Bre has a special love for creating dimensions in the hair by combining soft and bright tones while maintaining the health and integrity of the hair. Bre has a calm, Zen-like approach with her guests. She is very easy-going and believes in a thorough consultation, correct product selections and a solid maintenance strategy. Being a licensed esthetician, clients choose Bre for brow shaping, lash extensions and facial waxing in addition to her amazing hair stylist skills. If interested in Lash Extensions, call the salon to schedule your appointment with Bre.
ARTIST and MICROBLADING
Samantha is making a name for herself at Stephanie Moss Salon with her Hair and Microblading Talent. Sam’s passion for hairdressing, makeup, brow shaping and her love for the avant-garde styles has landed her right where she belongs. Samantha is our Brow Specialist. She has extensive knowledge shaping the brow naturally or enhancing the brow using a Microblading Technique, which she is trained and certified. Whether it’s a Brazilian Blowout, an edgy short haircut or Brow Design Sam is a professional with one goal in mind – that each experience she provides in the salon will exceed her guests’ expectations. Sam is also excelling as an instructor with the Stephanie Moss Academy.
In Lauren’s almost two years with SMS, she’s found her niche customizing client requests, ensuring everyone gets something different. She works best in collaboration with her clients, moving them towards the edge of trends, incorporating new colors and cutting techniques, personalizing for their individual personalities and lifestyles. She loves the education component at SMS, and because of it, Lauren is now a certified hair extension artist for SMS. She prides herself on providing a relaxing, stress-free experience for all her guests while offering exceptional service.
ARTIST and MICROBLADING
With 18 years of experience behind the chair, Jacqui specializes in Hair Extensions, Brazilian Blowouts and Corrective Color. Jacqui loves curls and is passionate about teaching women to embrace their natural curls without straightening them. Jacqui has four years of barbering and knows our Baxter line for men, creating a very loyal male clientele. Within the salon, Jacqui is our Brow Specialist. She has extensive knowledge shaping the brow naturally or enhancing the brow using a Mircroblading technique, which she is trained and certified. If interested in Microblading, call the salon to schedule your consultation with Jacqui.
Kallie is a self-proclaimed “Color Girl.” That’s where it’s at! Since joining SMS, Kallie has most noticed how diverse her portfolio of services has become. Now a Level 2 artist, she continues to build on the basics of balayage to expand her hair color approach to meet her clients’ needs. Clients keep coming back for her thoroughness from consultation to blowout. When you’re in her chair, you will feel listened to and you’ll strut out as your best self. Kallie’s most recent accomplishment is becoming Hydrafacial certified. She has found a new love in skin care for the immediate results her clients see. Whether it’s hair or skincare, she makes sure to deliver a personalized regime that works for you. She loves to mentor new SMS associates with ‘real world’ expertise as they begin their careers. Kallie is “Cut. Color. Confidence.” She attributes her success to the SMS team of women who empower each other every day to be bold and assured in their abilities.
Rachel has 16 years experience working behind the chair, 12 of which have been with Stephanie Moss. Rachel places high value on listening to her clients, understanding their needs and respecting their hair. She stays updated on all the latest trends through continuing education and strives for unlimited creativity.
Taryn has loved her career at SMS because it matches her personable, friendly style. She came to us straight out of Capitol School of Hairstyling & Esthetics where she was at the top of her class. She started as Stephanie’s associate, getting real-world training from the best to hone her behind-the-chair techniques. She has since grown to a Level 2 stylist specializing in the art of blonde balayage hair painting. She draws her inspiration from the salon’s education-based approach that brings world-class artists in to train on new techniques through a hands-on instruction. Her confidence with clients comes through as she recreates looks that clients request or creating her own styles based on a client’s skin tone, lifestyle, and facial structure. Taryn is excited to be splitting her time between both SMS locations bringing her hair artistry and skincare skills in Hydrafacials to a brand new clientele. Whether it’s a cut and color client or skincare, Taryn’s clients keep coming back because she easily relates and shares in loving their results.
The Shave by Stephanie Moss is excited to welcome Nick Holder to the team. Nick developed a real appreciation for the Art of Barbering while growing up in a working-class environment and watching his Grandfather, who was a Barber. Nick loves classic slick blacks, hard parts and pompadours, and taking Barbering to a higher level with our Executive Shave and Signature Men’s Cut. Our male clientele love the addition of The Shave and Nicks craftsmanship for the trade, and they have also enjoyed our Package Pricing Options. Nick will stop at nothing to give you the ultimate experience.
The moment you meet Saul, you know barbering is more than a job for him. It’s a lifestyle. His passion for barbering is infectious. A recent grad of College of Hair Design, Saul specializes in fades, beard shaping and trimming, and designs. Whatever the service, he lives to transform his clients and loves a client who comes in looking for something new. At the end of the day, there’s nothing like seeing a client leave happy. His favorite compliment is “my barber changed my life!” A long time learner, Saul is excited to join The Shave team where he can continue to be surrounded by experts who ‘pay it forward’ every day, sharing tips and tricks to benefit our clients. Let him share his creative vision with you!
Kyra is our newest Level 1 stylist coming to us from the highly competitive Capital Elite Program. She has mastered the art of the blowout! As our blowout guru, she has the skills to give you volume, a signature look, and a style that lasts long after you leave the salon. Kyra is also certified in lash extensions and hair extensions! Clients and staff love her understanding and cheerful disposition, which helps her from consult to color and an expert blowout.
Kaylee comes to SMS to do what she’s known was her passion since childhood. While still at Capitol School of Esthetics, Kaylee earned the highly sought after position of Stephanie Moss’ associate, gaining world-class, in-salon experience. It’s the education that hooked her, and she feels like she is at home at SMS, because the staff and clients mirror her own personality: down-to-earth, while modern and edgy at the same time. Kaylee is building her skills as a cut and color specialist, and has mastered the art of the blowout. Kaylee is now taking appointments and offers the New Talent Cut/Color for $89 or Balayage/Cut for $99.
Carlee is part of our growing aesthetics practice at Stephanie Moss Salon, joining us as our skin specialist. She graduated top of her class from Capitol School of Esthetics, earning her a spot in the Capitol Elite. Carlee later went on to earn her instructors license. She found her passion in skincare because of the satisfaction she gets helping everyone feel beautiful in their own skin. When a client comes in with a skin issue, she “faces” it head-on, working with the client to develop a sustainable routine for both home and in the spa to address and correct the problem at its core. Carlee is also a certified lash artist and derma plane certified
MASSAGE THERAPIST & ESTHETICIAN
Julie Shanahan is excited to be expanding her health and wellness career at SMS, focusing on both massage therapy and skincare. She’s spent 15 years building expertise in several massage therapy modalities (neuromuscular, myofacial, cupping, trigger point therapy, reiki, level 2 pranic healing and certified onchology massage.) Seeing the changes in her own skin, Julie decided to return to school for high-intensive training to be come a licensed aesthetician, specializing in skincare. As a reiki master, Julie combines her knowledge of healing with her skincare approach which supports her overall philosophy: kindness in self-care. In addition to her massage therapy services, Julie offers Hydrafacials, peels, and is dermaplaning certified. She loves the energy at SMS and how driven Stephanie is to help every staff member grow their career. Let Julie help you ‘love the skin you’re in!’
Kaylee has always loved doing hair and makeup. It’s just something she knew she was good at. Encouraged by friends and family, she was trained at Capitol School of Hairstyling & Esthetics where she learned the art of both hair color and lash extensions. Her inspiration comes from the trendsetters in fashion and hair on Instagram. She’s able to incorporate bold new ideas into her work and she especially loves clients who come in with the courage to change! From an overall color to a new ‘fashion color,’ Kaylee will deliver the change you need that fits your personality. She quickly learned about the SMS difference after starting. She loves that she’s able to customize things and add a personal touch when bringing the latest techniques to her clientele. In addition to cut and color, Kaylee is certified in lash extensions and can rock a smokey eye for you as a makeup artist. If you’re looking for an everyday update, a special event look or a perfect wedding style, she knows it’s not just about the hair. It’s about the whole look.
Amanda is a recent graduate of Paul Mitchell The School – Lincoln. It’s our focus on education that brought Amanda to SMS. Currently working as Jenny Woodard’s associate, Amanda is learning the “why’ behind techniques, which is growing her confidence and skills. Amanda is able to live her core values of creativity and service as an SMS artist, which she brings to every one-on-one interaction. Whether it’s a simple update or an instant transformation, her favorite part is just helping make someone’s day. She specializes in updos and cutting techniques, as well providing an always-positive outlook to the salon. Book a New Talent Cut/Color for $89 or Balayage/Cut for $99 with Amanda.