Meet The Team
Margaret is a Master stylist, continuing to expand her skills and career at Gordon Salon. She specializes in cut & color and is looking forward to expanding her previous skillset more so with additional texture and color classes.
Ronnie is a haircutting specialist that sees beyond your need for just another haircut. Her intent with every client is to target what their specific needs are. To mold & shape the style that will best suit them from their personality, lifestyle, and body. As a Japanese-American, she is inspired by the imagination & precision of the artisans in the Japanese beauty industry. She is proud of her extensive knowledge base, experiences, & accolades, but always has an open-mind to learn from her peers & clients alike. The one thing that she will never quit is learning. Her chair is now open to taking clients every Friday & Saturday! She is looking forward to meeting every single one of you. Japanese speakers welcome.
Ursa is a stylist with heart and passion for what she does. Working with her clients to achieve their goals, creating a space of trust and creativity, drives Ursa each day. With over 22 years in the hair industry, Ursa has fully immersed herself in the world of hair, including salon ownership, tv/theatrical makeup & whimsical special occasion hair. Her specialties include texture smoothing systems, extensions, grey blending, & blonding. Curly girls like herself hold special place in her heart. When she isn't in the salon, she enjoys all things social & creative.
Lexa has been hands-on and constantly pushing herself with the opportunity of education in the world of beauty since '12. Both an esthetician and cosmetologist; clients should be prepared to be relaxed and taken care of when seated for an excellent service. Lexa lives for sleek, bouncy blowouts and creative Aveda color. Whether your makeup needs are more avant-garde or natural, Lexa is certified to deliver. Lexa is able to elevate you to a higher platform of beauty when you are in her chair.
Justin pursued cosmetology at Merrell University where he received exceptional Pivot Point training. Following graduation in 2014, he began working at an Aveda salon and continued training, developing, and honing his skills through Aveda courses and workshops with extensive training in mastering the Aveda color line. After a brief hiatus from Aveda and relocation to the Chicago area, he joined Gordon Salon. Justin specializes in all hair design through of cuts, styles, as well as multidimensional and natural coloring, such as balayage. He is passionate about creating and providing individualized services to my guests’ needs and lifestyle. Away from the salon, he enjoys being a dog dad, dancing, video games, reading, and museums.
Dalayne is so excited to be on the floor with Gordon Salon. Born and raised in Michigan, she has always had a love for the beauty industry. She graduated from the Douglas J. Aveda Institute in 2019 and moved to Chicago in 2021 to start her career. Expressing herself artistically and building friendships with clients would be her favorite aspect of doing hair. Some of her favorite services to perform are vivid bright colors and alternative haircuts.
Rachel is training to be a haircutting and styling specialist and is well versed in all types of haircuts. She loves a fun, creative haircut - be it a shag, mullet, or a fade. Rachel has a desire to give back to the community, offering gender-affirming haircuts to empower individuals to be oneself authentically.
Imani is our in-house esthetician. Whether your desire is skincare or makeup, she's got you covered! Her love for makeup started in middle school, when she would do her friends' makeup and continued at the Tricoci University. Working with clients on their skincare routine is especially important for Imani, as it can benefit their makeup and lifestyle! Giving her knowledge and helping clients feel more confident excites Imani about her work.