Meet The Team
Trisha has had a very strong passion for hair color since an early age. Douglas J Aveda Institute in East Lansing is where she received her education. While going to school, she also was an assistant at a prestigious salon, working under the top stylists and colorists. Trisha's favorite thing to do is color, however she also loves cutting and styling! Trisha has attended many advanced education classes in New York, Las Vegas, Chicago and the Institute of Courage in Los Angeles. She has also taken a color class from Ian Michael Black (Aveda's Creative Artistic Director for hair color) and Ricardo Dinis (Aveda's global director for haircutting). Trisha loves to keep up on all the latest trends and services. She has also worked backstage multiple times at New York and London Fashion week with the Aveda team. Trisha opened Fringe Salon in May of 2010, has over 14 years experience, and is excited to see new faces and service the community!
Linda is one of our most important assets at Fringe! She keeps the salon looking beautiful and stylish at all times. Call to make an appointment with one of our service providers and you will find out quickly why she is such and important part of our salon. Thanks to Linda, you will find it easy to make an appointment that is convenient for you. Linda is also an extremely talented nail technician! She has taken advanced nail education classes in New York, Chicago and Las Vegas. Come into Fringe and experience one of her signature pedicures or gel polish services! Linda would love to help you schedule an appointment for new look, or give you a day of nail pampering!
Stacy Ellsworth is a hair stylist at Fringe. Stacy attended Douglas J Aveda Institute and graduated in 2005. After graduation, Stacy was an assistant at Ralph Paul in Grand Blanc for 1 year. Sommerset Day Spa is where Stacy started her career as a stylist, and eventually moved to Escape Salon in Flint. She has been full time at Fringe since 2011! Stacy has attended many of Aveda's advanced education classes including Pure Blonding, Core cutting 1 and 2, Power Painting and haircolor solutions. She has also taken a cutting class from Ricardo Dinis, Aveda's global artistic director for haircutting. Stacy attended a week long training and has a certification from the Institute of Courage in Los Angeles. Not only does Stacy offer coloring and cutting, but she also does tape in hair extensions! Call today to schedule your hair services with Stacy!
Hannah has been with the Fringe team since 2020. She received her education at Mott Community College and has taken many advanced education courses. Being a second generation stylist, Hannah has had a passion for hair since an early age. She assisted under the Fringe team for over 6 months before taking her own clients. Not only does Hannah offer fantastic cuts and colors, but she also offers tape in extensions! She has taken an advanced course on brow shaping and tinting as well. Check out Hanna's gallery and reserve your spot with her today!
Shay has been at Fringe since 2020. She received her education at Douglas J Aveda Institute in East Lansing. Shay has been a client of Fringe since she was in the 8th grade and starting assisting under the Fringe team as soon as she decided to go to Douglas J! Shay loves all aspects of cosmology but her favorite is bridal updos and color. She has taken many advanced hair classes including one from Aveda's Global Artistic Director for haircolor, Ian Michael Black. Shay has also taken an advanced course focusing on eyebrow shaping and tinting. Check out Shay's gallery and reserve your spot with her today!
When calling Fringe to make your appointments, you will be pleasantly greeted by Sandy! She has been on the Fringe team since 2010. Sandy will be more than happy to assist you in scheduling your next service and helping you choose which stylist will be best for you. Working in the salon industry for quite sometime, Sandy is very educated on all aspects of the hair and nail industry and can help you with any questions you may have. Call Fringe and you will receive the highest quality of service!
Tammi comes to the salon with over 20 years of massage experience. Certified in advanced massage techniques and Shiatsu since 1987. She was a chiropractic assistant and owned her own practice until 1999 when she became a teacher. Tammi worked in her home part time until 2016 when she joined the Fringe team. She is great at customizing your experience to your specific needs. Call Fringe today to schedule your massage with Tammi!
Tara has been with the Fringe team since 2012. She received her education at Douglas J Aveda institute where she found her passion for cutting and perms! Tara offers waxing, cutting and is our salon specialist for perms. She has taken many advanced courses and has had a passion for hair her whole life. Tara also works the front desk on Saturdays here at Fringe. She has over 12 years experience and loves seeing new faces in her chair! So stop by to see her and schedule your appointment today!
Jody Davenport graduated from Durand High School in 2008. During her senior year, she decided to start her career as a nail tech, receiving her nail license by the time she was 17. After working at Fringe for just a couple of months, Jody decided she wanted to learn all aspects of cosmetology. She then started assisting under owner Trisha Browning and signed up for school at Douglas J Aveda Institute, graduating in 2011. Jody has taken a number of Aveda's advanced education classes including classes at the Advanced Academy in NYC and Chicago. She has also completed Aveda's runway styling course and has worked backstage at London and New York Fashion Week. Jody also has a certification from Young Nails Academy in LA. She attended a week long course focusing specifically on acrylic nails. Jody has over 14 years nail experience and over 10 years hair experience! She would love to see you in the salon so she can make you feel pampered, relaxed, and beautiful.
Jason has been with the Fringe team since 2019. He works the front desk/ guest services and would love to help you schedule your next appointment. Jason can also help you pick out a new style! When he isn't at Fringe, you can find him behind the camera. He owns his own photography business and took all the photos you see here on our website. Jason is a joy to have in the salon!
Quinn has been with the Fringe team since 2019. She works the front desk/ guest services. Quinn would love to help you book an appointment with a stylist that best matches your personality. When not at Fringe, you can find Quinn working her day job as a social worker at Swartz Creek Schools. We are so lucky to have Quinn at Fringe with her busy schedule!
Christina (AKA Tina) has been with the Fringe team since May 2021. Tina attended Douglas J Aveda Institute in East Lansing. She assisted all of the stylists at Fringe, and after 7 months, Tina started taking her own clients! Tina does women's and men's hair, as well as coloring and keratin treatments. Her favorite thing to do is blondes! She also thrives at updos/ formal styling. Tina has done training with Susan Ford, one of Aveda's global artistic team members/ champion of the North American International percision- cutting championship. Call Fringe and reserve your spot with Tina today!
Paige has been with the Fringe team since December 2021. She attended Douglas J Barber School, where she studied all things cutting. Paige specializes in men's hair, women's short hair and straight razor shaves. She has experience with all hair textures and densities! Splitting her time between Lennon, and a barber shop in downtown Detroit, you can find Paige here at Fringe every Friday. Paige loves making people feel good about themselves, and can't wait to see you in her chair! Call Fringe to reserve your spot with her today.