Kate has spent three years in the industry, receiving her license from Empire Beauty Academy in Kalamazoo and continuing to grow her skill set with advanced education from Vidal Sassoon, Rusk, and Redken. Kate has an artistic and creative eye and particularly enjoys applying color using hand-painting techniques that give a soft natural appearance. Kate loves creating personalized looks for each guest that complement and enhance his or her features. She is passionate about holistic health and wellness, as well as the beauty industry; integrating these passions inspires her work. She plans on furthering her artistic skill set by continuing advanced education courses at Vidal Sassoon and training with the team at Suzanne’s Organics. In her spare time, Kate enjoys painting, drawing, listening to music, practicing yoga, traveling, and spending time with her boyfriend, friends, and family. She loves her two small dogs, Betty and Lulu, and her kitty, Silas.