Meet The Team
Who We Are
Behind the Chair
Owner & Director
Master Stylist & Colorist
Chris is our fearless leader and owner here at The Studio. As one of the visionaries of The Studio, our salon is not only special to Chris, it's her second home. In fact, you will most likely experience her warm welcome when you visit!
She has a deep passion for making each client feel confident and fabulous and, with over 20 years experience, she has the skills to make it happen! As a master stylist, she is ready to help you achieve your hair goals, from a sassy pixie cut to a flawless ombre.
When she's not working her magic in the salon, she is out exploring another corner of the world or a hidden treasure of the UP! In fact, when you come for a visit, enjoy a cup of coffee in one of our MANY mugs that she and other guests have collected in their travels!
Master Stylist & Colorist
Mary is a friendly fixture to our team! After running her own salon out West, the UP called! As a Marquette native, she has enjoyed continuing her passion and lifelong profession as a hair designer here at The Studio.
With over 30 years experience, she delights in giving each client the individualized attention they deserve, from your initial consult to your finished style. With curly locks herself, she is a wealth of knowledge for a variety of hair textures. Mary also offers skin care services and eyelash extensions in our Spa Room.
When she's not getting creative in the salon, you will find her designing one of a kind pieces of jewelry or experimenting in the kitchen!
Stylist, Nail Artist & Colorist
Alyssa is a talented member of our Studio family! As a Marquette native and NMU alumni, she loves her community. For almost a decade, she has enjoyed making each client feel their best! In addition to helping guests to maintain their manes, Alyssa has a deep passion for pampering your hands and feet, even enhancing any nail treatment with customized any nail art!
When she is not in the salon, she's enjoying every minute with her family and beautiful boys or getting creative through canvas painting!
Stylist, Colorist, Makeup & Nail Artist
Elley is a vibrant and enthusiastic member of our team! As a Michigan native, she appreciates what our beautiful terrain has to offer and is enjoying making Marquette and The Studio her home! Never without a smile, you will immediately feel like old friends when you sit in her chair. Elley is passionate about not only helping enhance and care for your lovely locks, she also has a true talent for caring for your hands and feet!
Outside and in the salon, Elley enjoys channeling her creative juices both as a hairdresser and an artist. You may even see some of her talents displayed on our front windows!
Elley is currently building her clientele, call and make an appointment today!
Stylist & Colorist
Kassy is a kind and hospitable component of our Studio family! She brightens the salon with her warm smile and positive demeanor. She is very committed to helping you enjoy the best salon experience when you walk through our doors. From sweet babylights to a fresh new cut to a pampering experience in our nail room, Kassy will ensure you are so glad you came!
When she's not in the salon, you will find her enjoying our beautiful UP at camp, playing softball or enjoying time with her adorable fur baby!
Kassy is currently building her clientele, call and make an appointment today!
Master Assistant to Chris
Becky is one of our hardworking team members! She always comes with a smile on her face and a keen desire to ensure you have a fabulous experience at The Studio! As a licensed cosmetologist, she brings so much more to the table as Chris' assistant and merits the utmost confidence when you are in their chair!
When she's not in the salon, she's enjoying time with her hubby and fur baby! You might even see her out enjoying all that our great outdoors in the UP have to offer! In fact, when you see her, feel free to ask her any tips on trails for biking or hiking.