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owner & stylist

DANA.SOKOLEWICZ

Dana began her love for hair in high school where she worked as a receptionist at a small neighborhood salon in her hometown. She was so mesmerized by the stylists making people so happy with just one haircut, that she signed up for beauty school. Over 20 years later, Dana is still just as in love as that first day. She specializes in color, hair cutting, balayage and gives a killer blowout. She takes pride in listening to her guests and helping them feel as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside. Dana has recently gone through extensive training and has become a KEVIN.MURPHY.SESSION.STYLIST. She has also had endless education in business as well as beauty and enjoys learning new techniques to stay current for her incredible clients. Her journey has led her to become one of the owners of Versed Salon, which is a dream come true. Dana strives to be a great leader and mentor for her salon family and is excited to grow and thrive with her team.


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Follow Dana on Instagram @danaversed




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owner & stylist

RYAN.REYNOLDS

Ryan has been in the industry for 18 years and his specialties include men’s cutting, barbering, tapers and fades but also has a passion for women’s cut and color. He traveled the Midwest as an Artistic Educator for Profound Beauty and also spent a few years as a Platform Artist for Bioionic, performing at America’s Beauty Show each year in Chicago.  Ryan had the opportunity to shadow several mentors in high-caliber settings, including editorial spreads, photo shoots, and New York Fashion Week events—from which he has developed an admirable work ethic, and drawn inspiration to create his own artistic vision. He spent additional time in New York with Yves Durif learning precision bobs and cutting and has also has attended editorial hair styling classes with Vivian Mackinder.  As an artist Ryan couldn’t imagine himself doing anything else career wise, he feels blessed to be able to express his creativity every day.


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Follow Ryan on Instagram @prettyfly4aryguy

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owner, manager & makeup/waxing artist

LOREN.BRENCZEWSKI

Loren started in the industry as a spa coordinator, massage therapist, and make-up artist. As her career evolved she chose to focus on her artistry and has been doing so for about 13 years. She specializes in eyebrow shaping and make-up artistry, and has received her certifications for advanced brow shaping and advanced air-brush make-up application.  She has created looks for countless blushing brides, parties, formal events including black tie, high school proms, and senior portraits and works with numerous professional photographers. Loren has always had a passion for the arts and is a creator who loves being able to tap into her creativity.  She feels honored to make her guests look beautiful, and most importantly comfortable and confident in their own skin.


Follow Loren on Instagram @lorenartistry

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STYLIST/KEVIN.MURPHY COLOR.ME PLATINUM KEY EDUCATOR

REBECCA.RAMEY

Rebecca has 16 years of experience as a hairdresser. As a balayage-certified colorist, she uses her keen eye and creative ability to craft unique looks tailored to each client’s style and personality. She is also certified in Hot Heads Extensions. Her other passions include women’s precision cutting and delivering top notch customer service. She has had hands-on training with some of the most renowned platform artists including Phillip Wilson, Julie DeLuca Cross, Mirza Batanovic and Tony Ricci. Rebecca is a KEVIN.MURPHY COLOR.ME Platinum Key Educator and enjoys teaching and mentoring fellow stylists in the Midwest. She travels annually for advanced color training and we couldn't be prouder! She is confident in her abilities and passionate about learning the newest techniques to keep her clients fashionable.


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Follow Rebecca on Instagram @colorme_beccar

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STYLIST/HOT HEADS ARTISTRY EDUCATOR

DARBIE.SILLAR

Darbie inherited her passion for the beauty industry as a child while sweeping hair at her sisters salon. Today she brings nearly 15 years’ experience to Versed, and has received advanced training from world renowned platform artists and educators, attending the Kuene International Academy in Atlanta and the Eufora Academy in San Diego.  Over the years she has taken her passion for learning to the next level, becoming an educator herself for companies including Gage for Men, and Hot Heads.  As an extension-specialist, Darbie attended the Hot Heads Educational Seminar in Fort Lauderdale and became a Hot Heads Artistry educator. She is certified to teach Concept, Pro, and Artistry and was awarded Premier Beauty Educator of the Month in April 2016.  Along with extensions, Darbie specializes in custom colors, blonde bombshells, and finishing/blow-outs. She loves having the ability to transform people’s lives, creating a look that is unique for every client and finds inspiration in all facets of life including music, nature and art.


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Follow Darbie on Instagram @danadarbie1

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STYLIST/DIRECTOR OF TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT

MATT.FRANKOVICH

Over the past 11 years, Matt has developed the ability to design styles that not only reflect classic and current trends but are also easy to manage on a daily basis. He views his guests as a blank canvas and being the true artist he is, brings life to that canvas, creating one beautiful masterpiece after another. Matt specializes in natural color formulations, dimensional highlights and corrective coloring. He is a master of precision cuts for all lengths and textures and he loves a good pixie cut. In addition, he has a special flare for creating formal up-styles for weddings and special occasions. Matt has played an integral role in the training & development of apprentices by serving as the spearhead of the Versed Salon Training Program. Using his expertise, he teaches advanced workshops to enlighten new artists in hopes of furthering their career with Versed Salon. Matt takes every opportunity to teach and also be taught in order to enhance his own skills and passion for the industry and to provide our guests with impeccable service and at least one good laugh.


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Follow Matt on Instagram @finishedby.matte

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stylist

KRISTEN.MYERS

Kristen joined the salon industry 7 years ago and has built a loyal guest list at Versed through her innate talent and exceptional service. She is currently a Hot Heads-certified hair extensions specialist. She has participated the Eufora Foundations advanced cutting course and has been selected to attend the Foundations 2 class.   She draws from her continuing education and training to create innovative, sophisticated looks with a fresh and playful edge. She believes that every guest deserves to feel beautiful. With her expertise and top quality hair, Kristen performs extension applications that can offer clients a brand new look. She truly loves her guests and takes pride in giving her clients the best experience possible. And she's a sweetheart!


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Follow Kristen on Instagram @kristenmyers_versed

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stylist

MOLLY.QUACKENBUSH

Molly has been thriving in the industry for over 4 years. After cosmetology school, she joined the Versed team and immediately shined in the advanced training program. She has an eye for color and balance of tone, and is well versed in a range of techniques. Molly has devoted much of her time to continuing education and realizes the importance of sharing that knowledge with not only her peers but her guests as well.  Molly loves making everyone in her chair feel beautiful and ensures that her guest know how to maintain their new style at home.  She loves the versatility this industry has to offer and excels in anything from classic and natural styles to bold and adventurous. 


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Follow Molly on Instagram @hairbymjq

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stylist

HOLLY.NEYER

Holly joined our team in 2016 and has since enhanced her talents through advanced training with our brand, Kevin.Murphy and numerous educators currently shaping the trends. Holly's philosophy is simple, she listens to her guests. Her passion is all about creating a fabulous look with a style that fits your life. She is a wealth of knowledge, and always leaves her guests with helpful advice and exciting new tips that translate out of the salon. Holly specializes in balayage, women and men's cutting techniques.


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men's haircut 30


Follow Holly on Instagram @_hairbyhollynicole

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Stylist & Makeup artist

MARISSA.ROSE

Marissa is well known for her love of color and unbelievable talent. Being in the beauty industry since 2018, she specializes in balayage, lived-in color, edgy cuts and men's cuts. She is very involved in continuing her education and learning techniques to stay up to date with new trends. Marissa is also a makeup artist and Hotheads certified extension specialist. She loves to share with her guests all the ways to amplify their new look. She has a natural eye for color and finding a look personalized just for you. She believes that everyone deserves to feel themselves and feel gorgeous in their own skin. From high fashion cuts and colors to sleek, stunning blondes, Marissa will make sure you walk out of our salon feeling beautiful.


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men's haircut 30


Follow Marissa on Instagram  @beautybymarissarosee

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Apprentices

Our apprentice stylists are either currently attending cosmetology school or newly licensed hairdressers. Training along side our artists, they learn advanced cutting, coloring & styling techniques to fine-tune their skills and become VERSED in every aspect of the beauty industry. 

MALLORY.FRANKOVICH

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KAITY.VANMETER

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