Kay began her career in the beauty industry, on the other side of the chair, in 2008 as a receptionist with Rumors Salon and Spa while finishing an associated degree in business at SCCC. Upon completing classes, Kay knew she wasn't meant to spend her days at a computer in an office setting. After seeing the joy the stylist had while they were working, it was just the sign and motivation she needed in order to take the plunge to enroll in cosmetology school.
Paul Mitchell the School opened in Schenectady and instantly, she know that was where she wanted to earn her licence in cosmetology. While finishing up in 2011, Kay quickly realized her passion for this industry and wanted more than just the basics of what school offered. Returning to Rumors Salon and Spa, Kay was eager to start hands on training with one of their top tiered stylist until October of 2013. Following that, she then made the transition to work under the owner Lisa Norgrove and begin building her own clientele simultaneously.
Kay specializes in Deva Curl haircuts and cant get enough of her curly girls! When shes not busy with the curls, she loves the trendy color aspect of the hair appointments as well. Kay will be receiving her Goldwell Color Specialist Certification in July of 2017. Continuing education is a direct reflection of her passion for the clients happiness and being a relevant stylist in the Capital Region. The relationships she builds with each of her guests is very important, but their happiness is top priority.
"When I'm not searching Pinterest for inspiration, or spreading my Deva curl love as a Curl Coach, I'm balancing work life with my home life, focusing on being a mama to our two young boys during the week and keeping my career alive on the weekends. While we love our day trips to the beaches and other kid outings in the area, we love lounging at home just as much" says Kay.
Kay is dedicated to giving you a personalized service that will not only leave you looking great, but feeling totally refreshed and revitalized. She looks for forwards to showing you how she sets herself apart among the others in this competitive industry.