Meet the Team
Here at Bangz, we know finding a new stylist is no easy task. Whatever you're looking for we are confident that we have a stylist to fit your needs.
Allow us to introduce ourselves:
Michele founded Bangz Salon in 1996. She has been a stylist and certified Goldwell colorist for over 35 years. Michele specializes in creative and innovative coloring and cutting techniques. Her belief in consistency, the art of an interactive consultation and her unique artistic talent are what make her a strong stylist.
Michele has taken extensive training courses with Goldwell, KMS, Rusk, the Jingles Academy NYC and the Arrojo academy NYC where she studied razor cutting. She has also had the opportunity to study with some of the industry’s top professionals such as Sam Villa, Irving Rusk, John Simpson and Nick Arrojo.
Linda has been a part of the Bangz staff since 2005 and we are proud to have her on our artistic team. Linda specializes in multi-dimensional color with all hair types. Her ability to place a base shade on the hair and follow through with highlights and lowlights allows for a truly beautiful customized look. Linda’s attention to detail paired with her dedication to the needs of her Clients are the key elements that set her apart from the rest.
As a Goldwell colorist Linda has taken several advanced education courses with some of Goldwell's top educators. Linda has also had advanced training in Alfaparf Lisse Design Smoothing treatments and the Brazilian Keratin treatment.
Connie’s passion for nail care and beauty has spanned more than 35 years. Connie is an incredibly talented nail technician, creating beautiful, natural looking nail extensions with a flawless finish. She specializes in pink and white, acrylic nails, shellac and gel manicures. Connie actively stays informed on the newest products, upcoming trends and the best, safest practices for her clients
From the moment you sit down to consult with Soraya, you’ll pick up on her passion for hair. She has been in the industry for over 39 years and excels at hair sculpting and creating custom multi-faceted color. Soraya's color line is Techni-Tone. She specializes in Latin hair and is known for her beautiful smooth blow outs on curly hair. She is bilingual, speaking fluent Spanish and English.
With over 35 years of experience behind the chair, Tracy still loves bringing the beauty out in people. She prides herself on her creativity and artistic vision helping clients achieve their desired look. Tracy specializes in precision cutting, colors, and foils. Her color of choice is Schwarzkopf. Tracy believes in education, studied under Martin Parsons and continues to hone her skills and to learn the latest color and cutting techniques. Giving her guests a great experience along with an amazing style is what she does best.
Francine loves to help people find the style that allows them to feel like their most beautiful self. Francine specializes in creating short hair designs including chic, classic and sporty looks. Throughout her years behind the chair, she has worked with multiple color lines and excels at creating a beautiful natural looking color.
Cheryl is a talented member of the team who has been in the hair industry for over 30 years. Before joining Bangz, Cheryl owned an organic salon. Cheryl specializes in color, highlights, lowlights, and styling. Other areas of expertise include color corrections and hair wellness. Cheryl takes her time listening to her clients and understanding their needs. Her expertise is a holistic approach to hair. No ammonia. All natural colors and products, where beauty has no compromise.
Cheryl utilizes natural herbs & plant extracts to successfully treat scalp conditions and concerns. The healing herbs help with psoriasis, dandruff, oily or dry scalp and hair loss. Cheryl is an expert with hair extensions, hair pieces and wigs.