Originally from Canada, Stephanie’s focus & discipline has moved her through many aspects of the hair
industry both technically & geographically over the past 25+ years.
In Canada , she was hired to work in salon with the acclaimed Terry Ritcey prior to him becoming the
Director of Education for Redken Canada. She then landed the coveted role of working under awarded
UK Stylist & Art Director Jason Kearns, honing both her precision dry cutting & red carpet work.
Her dedication & skill set eventually landed her a position in NYC at Bumble and bumble in 2001. As a
Senior Stylist groomed by Howard & Raymond McLaren she saw clients, tested products, taught internally
& externally, and wrote curriculum for Bb.University. Stephanie trained for many years under editorial stylists
Laurent Philippon & Jimmy Paul. She worked a plethora of editorial shoots & fashion weeks in NYC & Paris.
Needing a new challenge Stephanie joined the Wella field education team, with the purpose of leveraging education to sell in, and sell through Wella, Sebastian, Nioxin, System Professional, GHD, & OPI. She moved from the role of trainer to Business manager over 9 years covering many regions in the Tristate, but always holding NYC as her main territory.
Stephanie currently works at L'Oreal in NYC as the Digital Education Manager DMI for Matrix Retail on the
Global team. Additionally she continues to hone her artistic talents with select partnerships with loyal clients,
designers & artists on photo shoots & videos , backstage at fashion shows & weddings .