Why did you choose a course at A Cut Above?
A Cut Above has a really good reputation amongst hair stylists and the industry, so I felt it was the best place for me to gain my training.
How has your course at A Cut Above helped you in your current role or career?
I obtained so much knowledge, and this gave me a great start in the industry.
Have you won any awards or been selected as a finalist for any competitions? How did you feel?
I was so thrilled when I placed in the Top 5 in New Zealand at the Goldwell Colour Zoom, which is a national competition that celebrates the haute couture of hairstyling.
Where are you working now?
I’m the owner of one of the branches of Schnips Phd.
What does your work involve?
As I own the salon, I’m involved in all aspects of the salon including management, training, operations and styling.
What is the most exciting aspect of your job?
Every day is a different challenge – and I love that!
What is one of the lessons you’ve learnt through your experience to date?
Loyalty pays off, and determination is the key to success!