Meet The Team
Leslie attended Paul Mitchell Chicago, and has been in the industry since 2017. Though she is originally from Texas, she and her fur babies happily call the Midwest home! With dimensional blonding, customized haircuts, and working with her guests' natural texture, Leslie is in her element. Her passion for hair extends to the guests sitting in her chair.
Professional Stylist & Floor Lead
After studying theatrical costuming and artistic design, Kyle worked with and styled wigs for theatrical productions and operas in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. He then went on to study at the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis. As part of the Gordon team, Kyle has lead photoshoots and worked backstage at NY Fashion Week. Big hair changes, fashion colors, blondes, and men’s cuts continuously fuel Kyle’s creativity and heart.
After graduating from the Aveda Institute of New Mexico, Stacy jumped into the hair industry in 2001. The fact that the industry is constantly changing and evolving, making it possible to grow and challenge yourself everyday drives Stacy. One of her favorite things about doing hair is truly connecting with clients and seeing the excitement after every appointment. With a hair journey that spans many brands, Stacy has also received certifications in the following: Milady Committed to Health & Safety Infection Control, Barbicide COVID-19 Certification, Brazilian Blowout, Bloodborne Pathogens, CPR/AED/First-Aid, Permanent Makeup and International School of Aesthetics Coronavirus Clinical Safety Course.
“I’m excited to be joining the Aveda team at Gordon salon and building relationships in Chicago. I can’t wait to meet you!”
Dawn is a passionate stylist devoted to her craft and has an affinity for haircutting and coloring. She is now available in Lakeshore East on Tuesdays and Saturdays, please call in for more information on her expanding schedule.
Sara Ashley graduated from Capri Beauty College in the southwest burbs in 2015 and is looking forward to growing her career at Gordon Salons!
Continuing education is of utmost importance to her, she strives to stay on top of the latest trends and to tailor looks to suit each guest’s lifestyle. She really enjoy men’s cutting and fantasy colors.
Location Manager &
Theo is the location manager of Gordon Salon In Lakeshore East, is a makeup artist, assists in branding for our marketing & directs the production of our photoshoots.
Senior Master Stylist
“Hair Styling is an art form. You have to create a look that compliments each individual.”
Lindsey has always been passionate about creating and making people feel good. She believes that there is no better feeling than seeing someone else’s confidence come alive once she jazzes up their look. Lindsey specializes in cut and color and loves using one to compliment the other.
Senior Master Stylist
Michelle has had her hands in hair for 28 years and counting, starting with Aveda. Gordon Salon has had her on our team for the last 17 years, both as a stylist and educator. Modern and creative pixies, bobs, long layers and curls are right up Michelle’s alley. Sitting in Michelle's chair means clients will get a tailor-made look, unique to them.
Starting in November, you can find Michelle behind the chair on Mondays.
After her first career in hospitality management, cosmetology was the perfect way for Caroline to satisfy her creative needs and her desire to serve others. Caroline's clients know her for her talent and willingness to understand exactly what they need coupled with her excellent technique and honest opinions. She enjoys working with clients to find the right cut and color for their lifestyle and needs while educating them on the best at-home practices for healthy hair.