Nikki Clark

Co-Owner & Master Stylist

Nikki Clark has a sixth sense when it comes to business. She can be found most days hurrying from her station to the color room, or could be located by the sound of her infectious laughter alone. Nikki is simply exquisite! She can do all color from ravishing blondes to lustrous brunettes. She has been in the business since the eighties with the work ethic to prove it. A true master at business, management and hair services combined.

Monique Wood

Co-Owner & Master Stylist

Coming soon


Darcy Cavell

Co-Owner & Interior Decorator

With a background in Interior Design and Finance, Darcy is the perfect fit for a third partner at Haute Headz Salon. Her contagious smile and energy is such a pleasure to experience when you walk through the door of the salon. Her attention to detail in the retail displays and ordering of products and jewelry is very much in tune with the Haute Headz culture.  



Brittany Shanahan

Salon Manager

Brittany Shanahan graduated from the University Of Central Florida in the Spring of 2007. Brittany moved back to her hometown of Tallahassee in 2008 and is now our front desk coordinator and salon manager. When she is not hard at work she loves spending time with her husband, daughter, and doing anything outdoors!


Alyssa Salerno

Advanced Stylist / Makeup Artist & Bumble Network Educator - CAMPUS LOCATION

Alyssa was born and raised in Sarasota, Florida and spent her summers and holidays with family in Albany, Georgia. She moved to Tallahassee to pursue her career in cosmetology. As one of our Network Educators and hair stylists on campus she also has a huge passion for makeup artistry. Alyssa has a great eye for creativity when doing all types of men and women’s haircuts, dimensional highlights, and hair coloring. She loves to make her clients not only look beautiful but feel beautiful on the inside and out! When she’s not behind the chair Alyssa enjoys photography, kickboxing, making her way to the beach or spending time with her friends and family. Alyssa believes that if you let your love flow where the beautiful things are, something beautiful will always come your way!

Alicia Urban

Senior Stylist / Make Up Artist - BOTH LOCATIONS

Growing up Alicia was always inspired by fashion and beauty. She began doing makeup in high school and fell in love with everything beauty related ever since. Once she graduated she moved to Tallahassee from Orlando and attended Aveda Institute right away. Throughout cosmetology school she worked doing makeup and numerous photo shoots and gigs. She apprenticed under master stylist Somkit Thompson receiving exquisite training in customized color, cutting and styling. Her skills and passion for hair is extraordinary and she loves to share it with others!


Elle Varnell

Senior Stylist / Makeup Artist

Elle attended the Aveda Institute and trained under Master Stylist Nikki Clark. Elle loves creating the “lived in, textured, tousled, natural,” look of the 90’s. She is passionate in all types of hair coloring but loves creating dimension with dark colors, long layers or doing short textured haircuts. Her second area of expertise is up-do’s, event hair, and blowouts with lots of volume. When she is not hard at work at our Campus salon, she loves horseback riding, painting, music festivals, blogging and crafts. Elle believes that, “Not all who wander are lost.”

Ciara Moore

Senior Stylist / Makeup Artist - BOTH LOCATIONS

Ciara is a Florida native who moved to Tallahassee in order to pursue her passion for the beauty industry. She graduated from Lively Technical Center where she received her training in Cosmetology. Ciara has been working as a hairstylist since 2012 and is also an extremely talented make up artist. She has attended numerous training sessions within and outside of the salon including Bumble and bumble training at Be.Creative House in Orlando. Ciara works at our Campus location with her positive attitude, creative energy and outgoing personality to complement her amazing ability to help her guests look and feel their absolute best.


Brooke Bruner

Stylist / Makeup Artist

Brooke was born and raised in Marianna, FL. She attended the Aveda Institute for Cosmetology and graduated in 2015 while working under our Master and Advanced Stylists. Brooke is passionate about all types of color services and specializes in makeup as well. Brooke loves to make her guests look and feel beautiful on the inside and out!