Our Staff


Employee

Vanessa Komnick
OWNER/STYLIST

Vanessa has been the owner of Blades Hair and Nail Salon for 15 years and has been doing hair for 18 and a half years. She is a level 4AA Stylist and is an Educator at the Salon. Her favorite thing to do is lightening hair and generally all color! Her favorite products are generally all things Pureology. Specifically though, she loves Pureology's Strength Cure Best Blonde Shampoo and Conditioner and Pureology's 21 Benefits Hair Beautifier Spray. She is certified in Cinderella Hair Extensions and has taken Redken color classes in various locations around the USA!
Employee

Sydney Dial
ASSOCIATE

Sydney has been working at Blades for a year, and will finish Cosmetology school in March. After graduating she will formally start the Associate program! Her favorite things to do are mens haircuts and balayage. Her favorite product is Redken's Blondage Shampoo and Conditioner, she just loves using it on clients!
Employee

Emily Neuhaus
OFFICE STAFF

Emily has been working at Blades for a few months, and will graduate from cosmetology school in January of 2020. After graduating she will formally start the Associate program here at Blades! She enjoys doing balayage and full highlights. After graduating she wants to focus on skincare and learn how to do eyelash extensions. Her favorite products are Pureology's Strength Cure Best Blonde Shampoo and Conditioner and Redken's Frizz Dismiss Instant Deflate Oil because of the way it makes her hair look!
Employee

Calandra Harbour
STYLIST

Calandra is a Level 1 Stylist and has been a stylist at Blades for 3 years. Full Highlights and Body waxing are her favorite things to do. Her favorite products to use are Redken's Hydramelt, Redken's Diamond Oil Blow Glow Dry, and Pureology's 21 Benefits Hair Beautifier Spray. While having taken many classes in Redken Color and different cutting styles she is also certified in Cinderella Hair Extensions.
Employee

Ashley Jackson
STYLIST/EDUCATOR

Ashley is a Level 3 Stylist and has been a stylist at Blades for 3 and a half years. Specialty colors and facials are her favorite things to do. Her favorite products are Pureology's 21 Benefit Hair Beautifier Spray and the Super Food Masks. She has taken Redken color classes and is certified in Cinderella Hair Extensions.
Employee

Aubrey Letterle
STYLIST/EDUCATOR

Aubrey is a Level 4 Stylist and has been a stylist at Blades for 7 years. Her favorite things to do are Balayage, Skin Care, and ALL things Nail! Her favorite product is the Pureology Vinegar Rinse. She has completed many classes in Redken Coloring, and is certified in Cinderella Hair Extensions.
Employee

Lindsey Tibbs
STYLIST/EDUCATOR

Lindsey is a level 4 stylist/ educator and has been working at Blades for 7 years. Her favorite service to do is Eyelash Extensions. She is certified in Eyelash Extensions and Cinderella Hair Extensions, and has taken various Redken color classes and hair cutting classes.